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Combat Paper: Veterans Repurpose Uniforms Into Art

Cut-Up Fatigues

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Cut-Up Fatigues

A uniform cut into postage-stamp-size pieces is readied for the beater, where the fabric is rendered into pulp. This camouflage was standard issue until 2002, when the new "digital" camouflage became the regular battle dress.

Photo Essay

Photo Essay