The first serious study of the development of the legionnaires' appearance from the Legion's formation to the present. This revised edition provides further information and brings the story up to date. A concise illustrated record, based upon many years of research into documents, histories and photographs and upon interviews with legionnaires, built around more than 100 meticulously detailed full-colour figure paintings, supported by many rare photographs. The text gives extensive descriptions of the uniforms, field dress and equipment of the Legion in all periods.
Uniforms of the French forein legion / M. Windrow
Uniforms of the French Foreign Legion, 1831-1981 Paperback – March, 1987.