Midnight blue breeches decorated with a 2 inch wide stripe to each outer leg. The trousers fasten to the calf by double-buttons made of black painted metal.
Brigadier Arthur Bertram Ogle, OBE, RE, born 1883. Joined RE in 1901, served in the Great War 1914-19. Colonel 1931 and Chief Engineer. Air Defence Formations TA 1932-35, Commander 27 AA Brigade TA 1935. Retired 1941. Major 9th Surrey Battalion Home Guard 1942. Father in law Brigadier Basil Chichester-Cooke, CBE (qv).
A, Machined in black thread on to white linen label that is sewn to the inside rear of the garment.
B, Handwritten in black ink to (A).
A, HAWKES & CO. 14 Piccadilly.W
B, aB.Ogle. Esq.