1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)
1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)

1952 Deadstock M-51 ‘Fishtail’ Hooded Parka Size M (Fits L/XL)

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  • Rare and sort after hooded military parka
  • Saw widespread use in Korea in the early 1950's
  • Very popular with the fashionable subculture Mods in the 1960's and 1970's
  • Dated 1-14-1952
  • Made of 100% cotton poplin
  • OG-107 olive green
  • Early variant with brown urea buttons
  • Original contrast HBT Crown alu wire zipper with pull
  • Original working stud buttons
  • Elastic adjusters on cuffs
  • Shoulder straps
  • Stud buttons buttons on 'fishtail'
  • Drawstrings at hem, waist and hood
  • Leather pulls on hood 
  • Two hand warmer pockets with soft flannel lining
  • Buttons inside for liner attachment
  • Original manufacturers stamps in neck

  • Condition: Amazing Deadstock condition. A few signs from storage. Poplin still has a sheen to it, and looks as it was manufactured yesterday. Please note that this parka may shrink when washed, as it appears to never have been laundered. 

  • Size: Labaled as a M. In our opinion this parka will fit a men's L or XL. These parkas were made to be worn over many layers of thick clothing and equipment. See measurements below before purchase:

  • Pit to pit: 29"
  • Shoulder to shoulder: 23"
  • Sleeve from shoulder to end of cuff: 25.5"
  • Length front: 34.5" 
  • Length back: 42,5" (Measured from neckline to end of fishtail)

 

  • Tags: M51, M1951, M-51, Field Jacket, Fishtail, Parka