"The major changes to diggers' uniforms will see the current khaki and brown "cams" replaced with the US-style green and sand uniforms. Australia's Special Forces troops in Afghanistan have been trialling the Multicam uniform and now all Australian soldiers heading "outside the wire" will wear it. The Defence Force has placed an urgent order with the US to get the uniforms, which reportedly cost around $400 each, to troops in Afghanistan."Read more in "Diggers to get US-style uniforms", ABC News, November 19, 2010.
Saturday, November 27, 2010
It appears that Australian troops will now be sporting the "multicam" uniform in Afghanistan.