WWII Camo US Army HBT Coveralls Jungle Suit
Camouflaged US Army WWII HBT (Herring Bone Twill) Frogskin coveralls aka Jungle Suit, One Piece, US WWII manufactured by BLUE BELL GLOBE MFG CO., dated 08/18/1942. Size 38R. New Old Stock, never worn. Outstanding condition with 100 % crisp colors. Complete with original suspenders. Grat item to complete a P-39 Airacobra 5th Army Air Force fighter pilot in the Philippines. originally introduced for US Army, these coveralls have also been used briefly by the US Marine Corps in the Pacific before being handed over to the French as surplus for the French Foreign Legion and Paratroopers in Indochina.
Measures taken with suit closed, laying flat:
Shoulders 49,5 cm /Chest 56,5 cm / Sleeves 62 cm / Inseam 82 cm.
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