US Army Air Force Pilot Mechanic's Summer HBT Cap
WWII US Army Air Force A-3 mechanic's visor summer cap hat, 6 panels construction OD#3 HBT cotton with separate bill, made by HASHLEY HATS. size 7 1/4. 1942 contract. Army Air Force stamps. New old stock. Rare size and condition. Designed at first for Army Air Force mechanics, these caps became quickly popular among pilots and aircrews with its cool shape and comfort. Sunglasses and headset aren't included.
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