M1936 tan suspenders, these have the metal D loops to carry your mussette pack on your back.
These are the standard webbing suspenders which attach to the pistol belts, Garand belts and BAR belts to help carry the weight of your equipment.
They are officially called "Suspenders, Belt, M-1936" and have adjustable buckles on all straps so they can be made to fit all sizes.
The M36 suspenders are worn by the Airborne troops like the 82nd Airborne Division and the 101st Airborne Division where the M36 musette bag was worn on the back.
The M1936 suspenders where also worn by Officers and anyone not using the M1928 Doughboy pack from all the other branches of services including the Infantry, Engineers and Armoured troops.
Colour: OD #3 (Khaki - tan).