Originally Posted by ADH
No doubt, if you can have an Army surplus store near you, peep that! Navy issue p-coats are the best. I don't know where you're at but they are heavy and good for cold weather. Black as black can get too. $100 used and $159 new. Made in the States and of excellent quality. If not, check 'em online.
Sterlingwear of Boston. http://www.sterlingwear.com
. They have the contract currently for supplying peacoats to the US Navy. The Authentic is a replica military-issue peacot. The others they make are stylized versions of the same. I just ordered an Authentic for myself a couple of days ago, getting ready for the fall...