Suit, Flying, Type A-4, Summer, 1943, Lieutenant, Combat
Genuine WWII USAAF Type A-4 Summer Flight Flying Suit/Coveralls, standardized in 1930. Dated 1943, this suit was made of olive drab gabardine wool -- very strong, durable material. It features a front zip, an angled chest zip pocket, a lower right leg zip pocket and attached belt. Manufactured by Conmar, all zips are in working order. Two small leather patches have been sewn on the shoulders, indicating the rank of First or Second Lieutenant.
In good used condition, the present suit retains its original label: size 40.
A real piece of uniform used in combat, with a superb patina.
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