WWII USA Visor Cap.
WWII, summer visor cap, body is cotton tan coloured material, "Pink", with some small moth nips to it 4 in all pinhead size, and does not detract, and is very clean with no staining to it, "pink" mohair band is in excellent condition, and snag free, two piece russet brown chin strap and back strap, is very soft and supple, with no wear to the surface finish, the russet brown visor is again in ... read more
1941 Dated Cadet Visor Cap. Named.
Cadet visor cap in excellent condition, main body is barathea, with a mohair olive green band, over which is a Cadet Band, in royal blue, Full size Cadet two piece gilt cap badge, and two guilt chin strap buttons, russet brown chin strap is in excellent condition, as is the russet brown peak, sweat band is in very good condition, showing the usual wear to the brow section, but no rips or tears ... read more
WWII RAAF Pilots Wing
Full size set of WWII Royal Australian Air Force Wings, Wings are in excellent used condition, padded with a hessian backing
Small amount of glue residue to the rear of the wings from being mounted in a frame for display, other than that no issues.
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R.A.F. "ditching whistle"
The classic 'snail' whistle often seen hanging from the 1941 pattern Mae West or aircrew blouse. Chrome plated brass. Air Ministry King's Crown markings and reference numbers '23/230' to one side. Further reference numbers to other side '293/14/L1795'. Some minor loss of plating but in very good used condition overall.
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48 Star United States Flag
48 Star U.S. Air crew "bail out" flag, flag is two piece construction, screen printed onto heavy duty cotton, and backed on the reverse with cheese cloth, measuring 6"x"4 7/16in. flag is in very good condition, retaining good colouring, with one small stain to the upper L/hand corner.
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United States Flag,Identification Bail Out.
U.S. Air crew I.D. flag printed on cotton, and measuring approx. 10"x7" 48 star flag, used for I.D. to allied armies, in the event of bailing out. flag is in very good condition, retaining very good colour, with one central crease, from folding.
Various sizes of I.D. flags were used by Pilots and crew members. (see flight gear Bianchi page 123)
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