These are designed for people taller than 6' 2'
the standard combat suspenders used by German troops during Mid/Late
of WWII, started to appear during in 1942-43. Earlier versions would
hardware as opposed to steel. These are just a simplified version of the
Early War straps, the adjustment method for the auxiliary straps were
changed from a stud to a buckle that slid up and down and the stitching
for the rivet cover now went thru to the front. These along with the
Early type were used until the end of the war. Hardware, size, and types
of leather also varied depending on the
Our Y-straps are reproduced using original examples and feature quality leather and the proper hardware.