8.31.2011

Find Authentic Clothing Of The Civil War

With the American Civil War a major turning point in the country's history, clothing of the Civil War is used for various purposes depicting the glory of those times. A nation's history shapes its present and the lessons learned from it are as timely today as it was then. The online military outlet, MilitaryUniformSupply.com offers Civil War Union and Confederate reproduction uniforms plus an assortment of accessories the same as the ones actually used in those times. A reputable source of Civil War items, MUS.com ensures high quality and dependability when it comes to vintage Civil War clothing, gear and other paraphernalia.

Perfect for reenactments, costumes and as collectors' items, Civil War Union uniforms at MilitaryUniformSupply.com can be further customized with accessories such as replica brass buttons to make them more authentic. The Civil War U.S. Fatigue Sack Coat made of dark blue wool that was issued to Federal Troops during the Civil War is an exact replica of those worn by Union soldiers. It is an unlined coat with one inside breast pocket and comes with brass U.S. Eagle buttons. The Civil War Sky Blue U.S. Foot Trousers matches the sack coat and is made of sky blue wool. These are unlined trousers with pewter four-hole buttons. Reproduction Civil War Union Kepi Caps and Union Forage Caps are also available. Both made of blue wool with complete lining, these caps include genuine leather bills and neck straps with leather sweat bands inside. To make the Union Civil War Uniform complete and as authentic as possible, Civil War Adjustable Canvas Suspenders in natural color are sold along with Civil War leather gauntlets which were used by the Cavalry and other soldiers. An assortment of brass buttons representing the different Union states are also available for further customization if desired.

The Civil War Confederate uniforms, like the Union uniforms, can also be bought at MilitaryUniformSupply.com. Grey sack coats and foot trousers worn by Confederate soldiers as well as high quality accessories such as bras and chevron buttons, caps, muslin shirts and other Confederate items are sold at this online military supplies outlet. Issued to Confederate Troops during the Civil War, these uniforms are made of mixed grey wool and accessorized with either the grey forage or kepi cap. Muslin shirts worn beneath the grey coats lend a more genuine feel to these clothing items. Soldiers from the Confederate states used specialized brass buttons to identify the specific state from which they came from. At MUS.com, you can find these buttons in various sizes and in the exact design that were used in the original items.

The American Civil War happened 150 years ago but its lessons will forever be imprinted in the hearts of the American people. Often reenacted, the respect we have for the famous and unknown personages of those times is reflected in our remembrance of them. Coming up with a Union or Confederate uniform that is as authentic as can be is a form of respect and tribute for the many that helped shape the nation as we know it today. At MilitaryUniformSupply.com, we can offer a cost effective solution for your Civil War uniform needs, whether you are wearing one for reenactment purposes, as a costume for varied occasions or to complete your Civil War collection.

Relied upon by many customers for almost two decades, MUS.com is your source for high quality and rare Civil War items for your every need. Get high quality at great prices for all your Civil War essentials at MilitaryUniformSupply.com. Visit www.militaryuniformsupply.com today and contact the MUS.com customer sales department if you have questions. Coming up with the perfect Civil War Union or Confederate uniform is easy with MilitaryUniformSupply.com.

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