Army Issue Suede Sneaker: Blue Mirage
- Premium pig suede with ribbed rubber toe cap
- Classic lace-to-toe design
- Contoured foam footbed
- Low profile rubber foxing
- Traditional long-lasting calendar outsole
In August 1961, Camp Irwin, an Armored Combat Training Area located in the Mojave Desert in San Bernardino County, California, is designated a permanent installation and renamed Fort Irwin. During the Vietnam buildup, many artillery and engineer units will train and deploy from Fort Irwin, the Army’s premier training center.