Protector, Chest, Baseball, MacGregor, Model Bill Dickey
Genuine WWII US baseball chest protector for receiver, manufactured by Mac Gregor - Gold Smith, model Bill Dickey.
Bill Dickey played for the Yankees from 1928 through 1943. After serving in the United States Navy during World War II, Dickey returned to the Yankees in 1946 as a player and manager. He retired after the 1946 season, but returned in 1949 as a coach, where he taught Yogi Berra the finer points of catching.