Military History/german uniform


My uncle fought in WWII. He brought back with him a german uniform article of clothing that I can not identify. They appear to be a type of calf support, worn above the boots. They are black leather, with 3 buckles to snug down to leg. I can not locate anywhere on the internet. Any ideas on the name for these, and what they may be worth ?  Thanks

Hello, I'm no expert on German items , sorry , but I have a suggestion what they "may" be , I'm thinking some sort of riding equiptment for the Horse type soldiers the German army had , I would suggest you try these sites(Forums) and a photo would also help in a big way if possible !

Good luck and hope this helps !

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WW2 USAAF/USN/USMC flying unit emblem identification,Official and Unofficial types,some of thier aircraft used,WW2 era only please.


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