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User Name
05-25-2009, 01:43 AM
I'm looking for photos of SS mens in tropical Saharaiana Tunic!!!
Does anybody here know a good public domain photo of a
Saharaiana Tunic what I could post on my website???
I really would love to see a black white period pic or a
original color or recolored pic of such a Tunic!!!

http://www.germanmilitaria.com/WaffenSS/photos/S033059thumb.jpg

Ivaylo
05-25-2009, 08:47 AM
that look more to me like Wehrmacht tunic instead of SS , but i am no expert though

User Name
05-25-2009, 09:35 AM
Hello

No it's SS ,here a watermarket non public domain
photo of a SS men wearing the saharaiana M40,
http://img188.imageshack.us/img188/8077/20070708image0001.jpg
the period photo I'm looking for should be of the
Saharaiana Tunic M42 without pocket doubling,
like on this more less than clear non public domain photo
http://img40.imageshack.us/img40/5850/reichsfhrersskorsikacbk.jpg

Thanks
MfG

flamethrowerguy
05-25-2009, 09:57 AM
http://www.ww2incolor.com/d/52489-2/UdWSS_143_1 (http://www.ww2incolor.com/german/UdWSS_143_1.html)

User Name
05-25-2009, 04:28 PM
Thanks @ Flammenwerfer but unfortunately these are not tunics

in Saharaiana cut,please remark the shoulder style,influenced by

the italian troops and so called after the italian word"Saharaiana"

(what means so much like "Khaki" )

here this is these style form:

http://img188.imageshack.us/img188/8077/20070708image0001.jpg

flamethrowerguy
05-25-2009, 05:00 PM
I know, but unfortunately that's all I have to offer. Actually I've never seen a photo of these Waffen-SS tunics based upon Italian "Sahariana" bush jackets, I just read about it.

Ivaylo
05-26-2009, 08:23 AM
Yes i hear for first time that the germans used italian jackets for their uniforms , sound interesting

Saxon
05-26-2009, 09:43 AM
Like this:

http://www.johnnyg.westhost.com/u222-ss-sar-tunic-s.JPG

Found on this site:

http://www.johnnyg.westhost.com/uniforms2-2.html

Ivaylo
05-26-2009, 07:50 PM
Btw does anyone know who is the guy on the photo in this tunic ?

User Name
05-27-2009, 04:32 PM
Thanks @Saxon for the period black&White pic of a SS men wearing
a SS Tropical Tunic,the SS man is well known in History,his name is
Herr Schneiderbüste (Mr.Dressform) !!!

!!!I'm looking for period pics for my website,I have also photos of my
SS Tunic on a dress form like this for my site and I want period
Black&White(or color)pics of a SS saharaiana Tunic!!!
(public domain without watermarks or copyright)

So please only useful posts with a sence!!!

navyson
05-27-2009, 06:30 PM
I'm looking for period pics for my website

What's your website address?