The best dressed soldiers in history?

Oct 2018
Adelaide south Australia
I have always liked the Hugo Boss designed black uniforms of the SS., with the great leather coats

Further back, perhaps the Light Brigade. I like red
  • Like
Reactions: Millennium 7
Oct 2018
The Germans have consistently looked very cool throughout the years.

Teutonic Knights
Prussian Grenadiers


Ad Honoris
Aug 2010
Welsh Marches
I have always liked the well-plumed Bersaglieri, especially when they're doing their running musical march:

Sinister rather than cool is perhaps the best word for SS and Gestapo uniforms and regalia; the dark regressive cultic aspect of the Nazi movement comes to the fore in them. They have a strong appeal for a particular kind of fetishist.
Similar History Discussions History Forum Date
Military History
General History
European History
General History