Designated 'M-1966 Jungle Boot', it was introduced during the Vietnam War

An interesting analysis of the famous jungle boots of the US Army

The United States Army Jungle Boots are undoubtedly among the most famous military boots used in the world.

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This type of boot, officially called the “M-1966 Jungle Boot”, was introduced at the beginning of the American intervention in the Vietnam War. This footwear, with various improvements, has been used by the Armed Forces of the US and other countries for decades, until well into the new century, when new improved boots have been introduced and use materials such as Gore-Tex.

Recently, the YouTube channel Rose Anvil published an interesting video in which he reviews the history of jungle boots and the improvements that were incorporated, and also dissects them, to show what their interior is like:

Photo: Grailed.com.

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