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Title Flight Jacket
Object Name Jacket, Leather
Object ID 1985.006.01
Date WWII Era
Description Jacket, WWII, Leather, high altitude flight suit, all fleece lined with metal zippers, appears to be original suspenders on trousers, cuffs are pegged (for boots). Coat has a single pocket on the right side, the left pocket has been replaced by a large patch. Both soldiers and the pocket are mahogany colored on dark brown for the rest of the coat. Double strap/buckle on collar. Waist has a strap/buckle adjustment on each side. Severe cracking of the leather is happening. Cuffs are pegged for glove/mitten wear. Size is men's 42, color is brown/tan.
Search Terms World War II
United States. Air Force--uniforms
Flight Jackets