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U.S. Marine in Fatigue Uniform 1839

U.S. Marine in Fatigue Uniform 1839

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Step back in time to the early days of the United States Marine Corps with toy soldier, "U.S. Marine in Fatigue Uniform 1839."

This meticulously crafted miniature captures the essence of the simple yet distinctive attire worn by Marines during this transformative period in American military history.

Adopted prior to the Mexican War for its practicality and comfort, the fatigue uniform was a hallmark of the Marine Corps in the mid-19th century. The enlisted waist jacket, rendered here in plain sky blue wool, reflects the utilitarian ethos of the era. With its narrow-cut sleeves, functional cuffs, and Waterbury Marine pattern buttons, this jacket was the epitome of simplicity and functionality.

The accompanying forage cap, also known as the "wheel hat," completes the ensemble with its dark blue wool construction and black leather visor. Worn by Marines from the late 1830s to the mid-1840s, this iconic headgear symbolizes the Marine Corps' commitment to excellence and professionalism during a period of significant change and growth.

Rendered in exquisite detail and realism, this 1/30 scale miniature captures the essence of a Marine in the prime of his service. With a matte finish that lends a sense of authenticity to his appearance, this figure stands as a testament to the enduring legacy of the United States Marine Corps.

Whether displayed as a standalone piece or as part of a larger diorama, "U.S. Marine in Fatigue Uniform 1839" offers a captivating glimpse into the proud traditions and rich history of America's premier fighting force. Let this remarkable miniature inspire you to honor the sacrifices and achievements of the brave men and women who have served in the Marine Corps throughout the ages.

Model: 13070

1/30 scale

Matte Finish

Single figure in box





Care information

These are not play toys. They are collectables. Recommended for 14 yrs old and older.

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