What to wear, what to wear

Fiona Robinson, blogging as Ghosts of 1914, has a great post about khaki and why the troops didn’t actually wear the same color.

Not that the lice were troubled by the variations…

http://ghostsof1914.blogspot.com/2012/05/what-to-wear-to-warindia-in-flanders.html

Are these Canadian sappers wearing khaki, or is that just plain brown? The fellow in blue is a French soldier.