M-79 40mm Grenade Carrier Vest (1968)

The 1967 designed M79 Grenade Vest had a capacity of 24 rounds – all on the front. Each round was held in an individual pocket with a snap fastener that allowed one-handed extraction.


Manual Reference:

  • Organizational and direct support maintenance manual: general repair procedures for clothing and individual equipment (TM 10-8400-201-23, Jan, 1970)

Stock Number Reference:

Vest, Carrier, Grenade, M-79

Size FSN Assign Date
Small 8415-141-0926 Unknown
Large 8415-141-0927 Unknown