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THE ITEM YOU SEE IS THE ITEM YOU WILL RECEIVE UNLESS I HAVE MORE THAN ONE, THEN YOU WILL RECEIVE A SIMILAR ITEM TO THE PICTURE. ARMY AIR FORCE OFFICER'S FIELD OVERCOAT WITH WOOL LINING DATED.NO INTERNATIONAL SALES DUE TO HEALTH CONDITIONS. THEY ARE HOLDING ITEMS IN THE U. ORIGINAL VINTAGE B-11 1943 WWII US ARMY AIR FORCE ALPACA LINED PARKA JACKET SIZE 42. The parka was standardized in 1943. It was one of the earliest cold weather garments to see service in WWII. The B-9 was essentially the same as the B-11 but featured a quilted lining rather than the alpaca lining. WWII, the B-11 featured a wool blend lining and a fur-lined hood for extreme weather conditions, a concern for Army soldiers.
The parka features a front zipper with buttons over the zipper. There are two side chest pockets with two front flap pockets. The mouton fur hood also features a mouton fur piece to cover the neck area. The upper sleeve has the Army Air Forces emblem stamp.
Most of the Army Air Forces stamp is intact and not too much fading. The jacket is in excellent condition, no fading, no stains, and no rips.
I just discovered this and two other pieces that I had stored away in a footlocker that I forgot about. When I found the locker, it hadnt been open in over 25 years. Please look over the pictures carefully as they are also part of the description. This item has been in my collection for many years. My collections are in rooms that do not get any outside light.Therefore, you won't find any fading with any of my militaria items, smoke-free environment. No cats and only a little Yorkie occasionally. If you need a longer amount of time, please contact me before the item closes. AFTER THE ITEM HAS LEFT THE U. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR TRACKING THE ITEM.
You are responsible for those charges. About Us My passion is history. I have always and still do read books on wars and reference books. I have been collecting for over 50 years. I desire is to keep vintage old militaria items in the collector's collections; where they will continue to be appreciated and taken care of for years to come.Years ago, when a friend of mine came over to see my collection; he said to me. "You do not own these items; they are merely on loan to you until you have to sell them to another collector for him to enjoy". Years later I have realized just how true his words were. VINTAGE B-11 1943 WWII US ARMY AIR FORCE ALPACA LINED PARKA JACKET SIZE 42. We sincerely appreciate the thousands of Ebayers that we have had the pleasure of doing business with for over 20 years.
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The item "VINTAGE B-11 1943 WWII US ARMY AIR FORCE ALPACA LINED PARKA JACKET SIZE 42" is in sale since Sunday, May 24, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms". The seller is "shopmilitary" and is located in Elkhorn, Nebraska.This item can be shipped to United States.