WWII Ike Field Jacket US Army 8th Air Force Gunner
Enlisted men and NCO's US Service Coat tailor modified into an Ike jacket. Size 36R. Named to an 8th Air Force Technical Sergeant gunner. US made sterling clutch back gunner wings. U.S and Army Air Force collar discs. Presidential Unit Citation above right pocket. Cotton on cottonl embroidered 8thAAF and US Army Air Force US made shoulder patches. Good Conduct Medal and EAME campaign medal ribbons. 1 year overseas campaign bars on left sleeve. Engineer specialty triangle sleeve badge. Cotton on cotton woven Technical Sergeant ranks. Exquisite quality modifictaion and superb patina. Shirt and tie aren't included.
Shoulders: 44 cm
Sleeves: 61 cm
Chest: 48 cm
Length: 49 cm
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