The M-65, originally released in 1965, was the field jacket issued to soldiers during the Vietnam War. This re-imagined battlefield proven field jacket has been re-designed in a contemporary fitted cut, craft from 5.11’s legendary 6.14-oz. (208g/m²) 65% polyester / 35% cotton Taclite™ ripstop fabric. The Taclite M-65 Jacket provides more comfort and is tougher than ever before featuring RapiDraw™ through-and-through pockets for quick and complete interior access, dual Hidden Document Pockets at the chest for secure storage, and a Teflon® fabric treatment for enhanced stain, soil, and fade resistance. The M-65 was designed slim for easy layering when needed.