Thanks to your blog I purchased the Red Wing 9268 from Japan 2 years ago using Japan Auction Agency, I'd like to share this photo, they've been worn pretty much every day since I bought them and protected and polished with clear polish, Many thanks for your info through the years!
Martin Allwood (England)
Thank you for the e-mail, Martin!
It's truly a pleasure to be able to help out folks through the archives of my blog. Your boots look amazing!!