RAF WWII Bomber Aircrew Irving Parachute Harness
Rare Irving harness-suit
Rare "harness-suit" designed for Paul Boulton Defiant gunners, circa 1940. Including the vest, the life preserver's housing, the kapok neck cushion and parachute attachment hooks.Made by IRVING. Near mint condition. These harness-suits will be issued during WWII to other Royal Air Force bombers during WWII as the design allowed an easier bailing out from cramped gun turrets.