I found a nice 80/20 wool/poly German Comando sweater in new condition.  Perfect.  It's a nice hefty wool blend.  I even like the color (olive drab).  It has a convenient pocket for pen and glasses.  The German flags came off the shoulders with some careful work with a seam-ripper.

I'm happy!

 

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