The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Title 1970's Style Mess Kit.
Date 1989/ /
Description 1920s style mess kit which was made for Lieutenant Colonel Ed Rayment on 20/2/1989 who proposed the Regiment to adopt this style of mess dress. This style was not adopted by the Regiment. Made by House of Manchester.

Tunic: Green wool barathea, collar and epaulettes trimmed with scarlet barathea, cuffs of red barathea wool with one inch black braid highlighting edges.
Vest: Green barathea wool, edges highlighted with one inch black braid along the front. The back is mayed of black rayon material.
Trousers: Black barathea wool, high waisted, along outside of leg 2x 1 inch black braid, bottom cut on an angle with elastic bands to be put on the instead of the boot.
Catalog Number 03015
Object Name Uniform, Military
Material Fabric
Year Range from 1989
Year Range to 1989
Search Terms Uniform
Mess Kit
People Rayment, Ed