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WW2 German black leather ankle boots by R.U.M.
These are high quality reproduction German Army boots hand made in Europe using traditional skills. These have been dyed black at the factory, but they need a little bit more work as some bits of leather have been mssed with the black dye.
The Schnurschuhe,ankle boot was introduced in 1937 and where initially issued for walking out dress and where not fitted with hob nails. Early in the war the German ankle boot was allowed to be used for use in barracks, drill and work wear.
It was not until 1941 that the ankle boot was allowed to be worn as a combat boot.
The ankle boot design varied a little during the war the height from heel to the top of the boot could be between 14 and 16 cm high, this one is 15cm high.
The WW2 German Army leather ankle boot or "Schnurschuhe" have the following original features:
The boots are made and marked in European sizes please see the size chart below and order in the UK size.
|European Size||UK Size||US Size|
|44||9 1/2||10 1/2|
|Brand:||Richard Underwood Militaria R.U.M.|