These Rhodesian recon khaki vests from Eagle Industries are a great base for building up your kit. Also, the vests have a large amount of MOLLE webbing for pouches and accessories. The vest can fit a ballistic plate for protection in the front.
The vest has a pocket with hook and loop closure in the front for small items. You can adjust the padded shoulder pads for height. The waist strap can be adjusted for width and is also made with durable 1000 denier Cordura®. The plate pocket for compatible plates allows you to be ready for anything.