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1943-45 multi-panel jacket

The Aces High 1943-1945 multi-panel jacket has all of the features found on original jackets:

1943-45 multi-panel jacketThe Aces High 1943-1945 multi-panel jacket has all of the features found on original jackets:

 

–     The zips are reproductions based on wartime Lightning zips

 

–     The buckle has been cast from an original wartime buckle

 

–     Unlike the earlier jackets, late-war jackets did not normally have an elastic strap on the back of the collar. For authenticity reasons, our multi-panel jackets don’t feature an elastic strap.

 

–     Quality sheepskin, tanned using traditional methods and matched to a sample from an original jacket

 

–     Quality horsehide used for seam tapes, collar back, belt, and other leather elements

 

1943-45 multi-panel jacket–     White cotton label, based on an original wartime contractor’s label

 

As with the majority of late-war jackets, the front and back body panels are subdivided and are each made from several pieces of sheepskin. Similarly, the sleeve panels are also subdivided.

 

Available in a range of standard sizes (UK 38 – 52). If you are not sure which size is best for you, please refer to our size chart on the how to order page.

 

The 1943-1945 multi-panel jacket costs £1,200 (+ post/packing)

 

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The collar shape is very similar to Wareings jackets and with those Lightning zips looks like a new 1940 Irvin.

 

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