Fabric menders perform work familiar to some military personnel.

Jobs in this career are similar to the following job classifications in the

92R
Parachute Rigger (Enlisted)
92S
Shower/Laundry and Clothing Repair Specialist (Enlisted)

The following military occupations are no longer in active use:

43E
Parachute Rigger (Enlisted)
43M
Fabric Repair Specialist (Enlisted)