Attachment to two waist buttons (missing on this example) on each side of the rear and are. To hold the lower front open, but the exact reason for this method of wear. There are no tears, severe stains, or any noticeable wear.
I have had this item in my collection for the past sixty years. It was acquired when I was a teenager living with my family at the US Navy Base in. Your offers are appreciated and will be given sincere consideration. The item "Original Japanese Imperial Army WWII Raincoat Type 98 (1938-1943) for Enlisted" is in sale since Thursday, April 29, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\Japan\Other Japanese WWII Orig Items".
The seller is "christian1111111" and is located in Butte, Montana. This item can be shipped worldwide.