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The uniforms of Hugo Boss

According to popular wisdom, Hugo Ferdinand Boss, founder of the Hugo Boss fashion brand, was responsible for designing Nazi Germany’s military uniforms, most notably the sleek, menacing black SS uniform. It’s one of those bits of trivia that most WWII buff know. To come clear right at the beginning, it’s not true. Boss did not design the infamous uniform, and probably not any other military clothing, either. He did manufacture them, however, being one of