Pea coats are characterized by broad lapels, double breasted fronts, often large wooden or metal buttons, and vertical or slash pockets. Two columns of buttons can be found on the front of the pea coat, generally a pea coat has either an 8 button fronts or 10 button fronts. Today the style is considered a classic, and pea coats are now worn by all manner of individuals, not just sailors. All of our jackets are in brand new condition unless otherwise stated. The M-65 jacket is normally made from a Polyester Cotton blend and offers a concealed hood, which is hidden inside the jackets back. It usually comes with a button in insulated lining for cold weather protection. This Classic M65 Field Jacket are just like the ones worn in the US Military Forces. They are extremely comfortable & offer a rugged look with protection against wind & water. Rain jacket or raincoat is a waterproof or water-resistant coat worn to protect the body from the rain and made specifically for extreme weather conditions.