Buzz Rickson's

Buzz Rickson's M-51 Fishtail Parka - Olive Drab


First issued by the United States Armed Forces for the Korean War, the M-51 has since transcended its military purposes to become a symbol of peace and love amongst the youth of America. The outer shell is a constructed from densely woven 100% cotton which is durable and soft all at once, and boasts a water repellent finish.

The lining of this jacket has a set of Urea buttons, which are used to attach an optional liner, which takes this versatile piece into the winter months. Side entry hand warmer pockets are lined with wool for warmth, and the zipper is a vintage reproduction of the famous ‘Crown’ zips which have an enviable reputation for durability. 

  • Boxy/oversized  shape 
  • 100% cotton shell
  • Fish tail silhouette
  • Two simple front flap pockets
  • Wool pocket bags
  • Snap fastened wind flap
  • Crown reproduction zipper
  • Product code: BR12266
  • Made in Japan

Chest Length Shoulder Sleeve

M 26" 40.25" 22" 21.5"