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    Default Best looking Military uniforms

    Inspired by the "Ugliest dress/parade uniforms" topic




    My first pick is British Life Guards. A truly elite look.





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    Default United States Marine Corps

    Silent Drill Platoon of Marine Barracks, 8th & I in Washington, D.C (officer and enlisted Blue-White Dress Alfas)



    General Peter Pace (officer Blue-White Dress Alfas),



    General Peter Pace (officer Evening Dress Alfas)

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    I agree with the USMC post but I prefer the blue pants(instead of white) and the enlisted coat over the officer one. That black coat with the red trim is just a masterpiece in my opinion. All this coming from someone that is enlisted in the Air Force too

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    I'm going with my British overlords on this one. Damn they look goooooood

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    Quote Originally Posted by Berwickk View Post
    I'm going with my British overlords on this one. Damn they look goooooood
    I prefer french republican guard

    napoleonic style




    horse guards



    I like a lot our Spahis, too

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    Dress uniforms of all jock regiments. Smart as carrots.
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    Some good suggestions, there's also this thread in the Military History section for ideas: http://www.militaryphotos.net/forums...e-17th-century
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    Quote Originally Posted by scttgillies View Post
    Dress uniforms of all jock regiments. Smart as carrots.
    Quoted for truth.

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    In my list of the smartest I'd include:

    RM Drum Major and Buglers.

    NL Korps Mariniers' Marinierskapel 'speciale taptoetenue'( white trousers) and 'cermoniele tenue'(with spiked helmet).

    Bugle Major and Buglers, The Rifles and Royal Gurkha Rifles respectively.

    British Army Officers No. 2(male) service dress with Sam Browne or Pouch Belt(RA/RHA,Rifles,RGR) and sword,any Regiment/Corps.

    RM Officers 'Lovat' service dress, with Sam Browne,sword and beret.

    Ceremonial uniform worn by cadets of the Chilean Army's 'Escuelea Militar' at the 'Gran Parada'

    The old DDR NVA 'Wachregiment' uniform

    Jolly Jack's old, blue-serge 'square rig' prior to RN dress changes in the late 70's which did away 'bells'(with 7 creases), full silk neckerchief,laced- in collar etc.Pure 'Pash magnet,' Jack cut a fine profile back then, in my opinion.
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    Quote Originally Posted by HollywoodMarine View Post
    [b]Silent Drill Platoon of Marine Barracks, 8th & I in Washington, D.C (officer and enlisted Blue-White Dress Alfas)
    Good choice, that's one easily among the best looking uniforms! They need to be subtle and laconic...

    As for currently worn uniforms, I do also like the German Luftwaffe grand uniform.



    Never felt comfortable about the army ones, though. Sigh.

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    The British ones look amazing. Still, forever and ever Reg 30. Garda si Protocol Mihai Viteazu.



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    prussian Gardes du Corps

    [*******DimGray]cuirassier:[/COLOR]


    [*******DimGray]Friedrich III as prince royal:[/COLOR]


    i also like the british ones, they are very similar

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    I have to admit, the SS had the best looking uniforms...

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    The vast majority of people with whom I discussed the issue, convinced that the "best looking military uniform" was in Nazi Germany.

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    Hugo Boss had style.

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