This is from the estate of a WWII Army Air Force member and is the real deal worn in combat in the war. Made by the Moda Coat Co. And size 38 with wear and tear that shows its real age. Created in 1941 the Army Air Forces lasted until 1947. They had a distinctive patch inked onto the Parka sleeve on the one shoulder.
You see that in the photos and you can also see the label which includes Property of Air Forces U. The United States Army Air Forces (USAAF or AAF). Was the major land-based aerial warfare service component of the United States Army and de facto aerial warfare service branch of the United States. During and immediately after World War II (1939/411945). It was created on 20 June 1941 as successor to the previous United States Army Air Corps and is the direct predecessor of the United States Air Force, today one of the six armed forces of the United States.
The AAF was a component of the United States Army, which on 2 March 1942. Was divided functionally by executive order into three autonomous forces: the Army Ground Forces, the Services of Supply (which in 1943 became the Army Service Forces), and the Army Air Forces.Each of these forces had a commanding general who reported directly to the Army Chief of Staff. The item "Real WW2 War B-11 Army Air Force Jacket Military Coat Sz 38 WWII USA" is in sale since Sunday, November 22, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms". The seller is "thor_eagle" and is located in Kingman, Arizona. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Mexico, Germany, France, Denmark, Romania, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Greece, Portugal, Sweden, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Austria, Switzerland, Norway, Bermuda, Gibraltar, Iceland, Jersey, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco.