View Full Version : I'm looking for photos of SS mens in tropical Saharaiana Tunic!!!

User Name
05-25-2009, 12:43 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!!!


05-25-2009, 07:47 AM
that look more to me like Wehrmacht tunic instead of SS , but i am no expert though

User Name
05-25-2009, 08:35 AM

No it's SS ,here a watermarket non public domain
photo of a SS men wearing the saharaiana M40,
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


05-25-2009, 08:57 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, 03:28 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:


05-25-2009, 04:00 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.

05-26-2009, 07:23 AM
Yes i hear for first time that the germans used italian jackets for their uniforms , sound interesting

05-26-2009, 08:43 AM
Like this:


Found on this site:


05-26-2009, 06:50 PM
Btw does anyone know who is the guy on the photo in this tunic ?

User Name
05-27-2009, 03:32 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!!!

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

What's your website address?