The shirt is called ‘M60 Skjorta’ and was part of the eld uniform commonly used during events or in the barracks.
Characterized by strong endurance, it was introduced in the late 60’s to substitute the
old green shirts: blue was also the color of the ancient Swedish uniforms used during the 1800s.
The M60 was used during events or formal occasions together with a deep blue jacket. In the barracks it was normally used under a blue jumper.
On the shoulders, small buttons were used to x the ranks of each soldier, if necessary.
The M60 was in use for over 20 years.