Original WWII A-2 leather flying jacket. Manufactured by Poughkeepsie NY. Contracted to make 50000 on 18-5-1942. Fits large 42-44 chest. Leather is in good supple condition & has aged perfectly, in all the right places, with a nice patina. No holes, rips or tears. Lining is all there & in good condition for age. The patch is attributed to the 33rd Fighter Grp, 59th Fighter Squadron, (Golden pride). This is the real deal, probably worn, during WWII by a 59th Fighter Squadron, Mustang pilot, over the European or Pacific theatre or both. Amazing piece of history, speaks for itself. The item “A-2 flying jacket. Original US Army Air Force WWII WW2 leather A2 flying jacket” is in sale since Friday, January 24, 2020. This item is in the category “Collectables\Militaria\World War II (1939-1945)\Uniforms”. The seller is “cowboyinacow” and is located in LONDON . This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Clothing Type: Jackets
- Service: Air Force
- Type: Uniform/ Clothing
- Country/ Organization: United States
- Conflict: World War II (1939-1945)