Luftwaffe Pilot Back Parachute Rückenfallschirm
WWII German Luftwaffe pilot back parachute aka "rückenfallschirm" FL 30245-1, dated March 1942. Aluminum backing piece. Canvas padded cushion. Quick release harness. Excellent condition. Missing the canopy, filled with professional foam for a perfect display. Typical fighter pilots equipment on FW-190 or bomber crews (Dornier 17, He-11). Excellent condition, found in Carpiquet (Normandy) in the early 80's.
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