The Real McCoy's Tiger Camouflage vest John wayne
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This tiger stripe pattern was named in honor of John Wayne's character in the Vietnam war movie “The Green Berets”. The pattern that has come to be known as John Wayne tiger stripe was first conceived as an exclusive issue item to early CIDG (Civilian Irregular Defense Group) and regional forces as early as 1962. The pattern was made in Japan, silkscreened on to heavy weight fabric.
John Wayne's actual Tiger suit was made from a bunch of cloth brought back from Vietnam by the US Army for this purpose and sewn by the firm "Western Costume Company”, North Hollywood, USA to the correct pattern. As John Wayne was a big man and would require a larger fitting outfit for his exploits in his role as a member of USMAAG (United States Military Assistance Advisory Group).
The Real McCoy’s have recreated some items in this very specific tiger stripe pattern. Here we have a vest made in the pattern carrying the name of the Duke.
- Cotton Twill Fabric.
- 1950’s bell shape Talon zipper.
- John Wayne tiger stripe pattern.
- Urea buttons.
- Made in Japan.
You can return your goods within 10 working days.
Returns from Outside EU,
We can only accept a return if a proper return invoice is pasted on top of the box in the enclosed pouch. You must contact us in advance . In addition, you must provide us with a track number so that we can track your shipment. All costs charged to us such as import duties and clearance costs will be deducted from your refund
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Returns inside EU:
Please send all goods in unwork or washed condition, all tags original attached to:
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Returns must have the original labels attached like they arrived and for shoes no scratches on the soles or pleats in the upper leather from trying on.
We dont offer free returns.
Products from our clearance section or sales, delivered to countries outside the EU are not returnable.
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Return rules for clearance items outside EU -
Clearance items -30% -50% are not eligable for a return when purchased outside EU
When purchased in EU the rules are like the non clearance items.
CHANGED RULES FOR RETURNS OUTSIDE EU
FROM JANUARY 1ST!
From january 1st 2023 returns from outside EU are only possible using a UPS label provided by us after your request within 5 days after receipt of the goods! (this label has to be purchased and paid online) all info: