Chances are when you’re looking to buy army combat shorts, you want one’s that are -or come close to being- BDU specific (Battle Dress Uniform), so that you’ll have a rugged and durable pair of shorts to wear in the hot weather. There are combat shorts that are made from generic BDU fabric but may not stand up to the wear and tear one may put them through. You might want to check out your local army surplus store for the real deal.
Army combat shorts:
Army combat shorts pictured: Left: Riot Threads Kids Army Digital Camo BDU Combat Short / Right: Rothco 65412 WOODLAND DIGITAL CAMO B.D.U. COMBAT SHORT