Vintage Combat Shorts

Was £24.95   Now £10.00        Product Ref: 01986
  • Authentic military specifications
  • Stonewashed 100% cotton for extra softness
  • Vintage cut
  • 6 reinforced pockets
  • Heavy duty construction
  • Button fly
  • High tension worn stitching

These vintage army cargo shorts are knee length and have the US vintage paratrooper cut in 100% lightweight cotton for comfort. Their pre-washed finish gives them a very cool look. They also feature adjustable drawstring waist and 6 reinforced pockets, including 2 large cargo pockets. These are our most fashionable combat shorts at a great price!

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Grade: Civilian Issue - New

Available Colours:

  • Olive green

Available Sizes (Waist size):

  • 32
  • 40

Frequently Asked Questions
Q: Is the shorts shown as the main pic, the tri color or woodland camo type?
A: They are woodland camo.
Q: How do i order the sand camo type shorts as you only state sand colour which could mean the plain one? And the same with the green camo! As i am interested in the sand camo the end one of the colour types. If i ordered sand you mite send me the plain!
A: The "sand camo" is actually the "tri-colour" in the list. The "green camo" is referred to as "woodland camo" in the list. You can view examples of all camouflage patterns in our camouflage article
Q: Is "urban camouflage" the black/grey camouflage?
A: Yes.
Q: Which vintage shorts on your site are the urban camo please?
A: They are the grey and white ones.
Q: How long are the shorts in length in cm please?
A: The overall length is 24 inches
Q: Hello, Can you confirm the colour name of your vintage cargo shorts on the far right? Many thanks Neil
A: It is the Tri-colour camouflage.
Q: Which colour are the camouflage shorts that look white and grey?
A: Those are the urban camo.
Q: Are the shorts small or large fitting?
A: These shorts tend to come up large.
Q: Please could you let me know the width of these trousers, not the waist size but the width at the lowest part/end. The reason for me asking is that I will use them for cycling therefore sufficient space is required for the movement of the legs.
A: The width at the bottom hem of a size 34 pair is approx 12 inches.
Q: What brand are these shorts? aplha? rothco? I want them, but I need to know the brand
A: They are branded as "Surplus Tex"
Q: Could you let me know the length of the inside leg
A: The inside leg is approx 12"
Q: Is the "sand" colour of vintage combat shotrs desert cammo?
A: Sand is just a plain sand colour. US Tri-color camouflage is the desert camo pattern.
Q: Can you please confirm the length from waist band to bottom of leg on a pair of 32 inch waist.
A: The length of these from waistband to bottom of hem measures approximately 23.5 inches.
Q: Will the colour, pattern and shade be EXACTLY as shown in the photo?
A: As with most products, some variations in shading etc can occur, especially with the lighter coloured shorts.
Q: Do you have this item in a 28 waist
A: Sorry, these only go down to a 30 waist.
Q: Do you have any of these shorts in a larger size (44") in stock, if not can they be ordered?
A: Sorry, these are only available up to a 40 inch waist.
Q: what is the waist size in cm/mm for sizes "32" and "34"
A: The size 32" shorts would be equal to approximately 82cm and the 34" size 87cm.
Q: do u do up to size 42
A: Sorry, only up to size 40.
Q: I want to order a pair of your shorts and wanted to ask if the pictures match the colour i would recieve?
A: As with all products there may be slight variations in colour due to a number of factors but they will be very similar to that pictured.
Q: what size is medium?
A: Medium is a 34" waist.
Q: Can you give the approx overall length of the small (30 waist) please?
A: The length of the small size shorts when measured from the waist to the bottom of the hem is approximately 23.5".
Q: what is the inside leg measurement waist size 30" and the overall size top of waist to bottom of leg
A: The inside leg measurement for a size 30" pair of shorts is approximately 11". and full length from waist to bottom of leg 23".
Q: Could you tell me the largest width belt these will take please, assuming each colour is same size.
A: I would say a belt that's approx 2 1/4 inches would fit through the belt loops of these shorts this is an approximate measurement i have not taken into account getting a buckle through the loops only the belt itself.
Q: hi, whats the inside leg measures from the bottom of the crotch to the bottom of the hem on a size 36? thanks
A: The length is approximately 11 inches.

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