Made of dark blue wool and lined, has inside left breast pocket, 12 button front, trimmed in yellow for U.S. Cavalry.(NOTE: Rank chevrons are not installed.) As with all of our uniforms buttons are included and sewn on, 100% Made in U.S.A.
Army Regulation 1455. All Enlisted Men of the Cavalry and Light Artillery shall wear a uniform jacket of dark blue cloth, with one row of twelve small buttons on the breast placed at equal distances; stand-up collar to rise no higher than to permit the chin to turn freely over it, to hook in front at the bottom, and to slope the same as the coat-collar; on the collar, on each side, two blind button-holes of lace, three-eights of an inch wide, one small button on the button-hole, lower button-hole extending back four inches, upper button-hole three and a half inches; top button and front ends of collar bound with lace three-eights of an inch wide, and a strip of the same extending down the front and around the whole lower edge of the jacket; the back seam laced with the same, and on the cuff a point of the same shape as that on the coat, but formed of the lace; jacket to extend to the waist, and to be lined with white flannel; two small buttons at the under seam of the cuff, as on the coat cuff; one hook and eye at the bottom of the collar; color of lace (worsted), yellow for Cavalry, and scarlet for Light Artillery.
NOTE: If not in stock it may take at least 6-8 weeks to complete
Size is measured by the circumference of your chest (#4). If you need the jacket specifically tailored to your body size, please provide us the following measurements: Neck (2), Shoulders (16), Chest (4), Waist (at belly button, 5) and Arm (10).