Jacket, Jumper, US Navy, Electrician's Mate, Named
Genuine WWII US Navy jumper, retaining its original rank and trade insignia, Petty Officer 3rd Class, Electrician's Mate. Label still present, size 38R. The name of the first sailor to whom this jumper was issued has been striked out.
The present jumper was re-issued after the war to some L.D. Askounes, as indicated by the markings visible inside. Born in July 1931, Lowell D. Askounes is a retired electrician who currently lives in Pennsylvania.
You might also like