Date Letter Codes
All East German Uniform items were letter coded to indicate the year of manufacture from 1968 onward. Prior to this the actual year and possible also the quarter was usually stamped into the uniform item.
K=1968, Z=1969, M=1970, X=1971, B=1972 ,L=1973, O=1974, S=1975, R=1976, A=1977, U=1978, F=1979, E=1980, G=1981, I=1982, C=1983, H=1984, T=1985, P=1986, L =1987, Y=1988, N=1989, D=1990
(You will notice that the letter L is used twice.)
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