James F. Wagner – Wabbit Twacks

This is an incredible grouping of waist Gunner James “John” F. Warner of “Wabbit Twacks”. Recipient of the Distinguished flying Cross, Silver Star, Purple Heart & Air Medal with Clusters. The Jacket is original but for the knit elements, and is accompanied by a grouping of documentation and newspaper articles to this decorated B17 Waist […]

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Clarence Mace – Flak Hack, B-17 Gunner 733rd Bomb Squadron Painted A2

This is an incredible grouping belonging to Sgt. Clarence Mace, including his painted A2 Flight Jacket. The jacket shows all original elements, no patches have been removed and accept for the artwork and name tage, the jacket is virgin. Clarence’s handwritten journal accounting for all 30 missions, discharge paperwork, Medal certificates, etc. are included with […]

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Elden Farrar – Wast Gunner B24 714th Bomb Squadron, Painted A2

  This jacket is from a waist gunner with the 448th Bomb group, 714th Bomb Squadron, 8th Army Air Force. This was a B-24 group and Sgt. Elden Farrar was a member of the crew for Bim-Bam-Bola, B-24H-15-FO s/n 42-94735. Sgt. Farrar’s jacket was painted by fellow crew-member and good friend, waist gunner Sgt. Ray Waters. Bim-Bam-Bola lost July 12, […]

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Justin C. Tolton – 448th Bomb Squadron Named & Patched A2 Flight Jacket

Justin C. Tolton piloted the B-25 that he named “Mormon Meteor” on 35 missions in the 448th Bomb Squadron and previously Co-Piloted the Bomber Hawkeye on 15 missions. The jacket is components original and though this patch has been on the jacket a very long time, it is not the first that the jacket has […]

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535th Bomb Squadron Painted A2: Me & My Gal

Brown steer or horsehide A2 has original brown cotton lining with AAF woven label listing only the contract number “535-AC-27753”, but thanks to Gary Eastman’s outstanding new reference, we know that this contract was from April 29, 1942 for 50,000 A2’s from Boston’s Cable Raincoat Co. Flight jacket has good brown knit waistband with typical […]

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Lt. John C. Pierce’s Painted A-2 Flight Jacket – “Johnnie Come Lately”

Very historical grouping named to Lt. John C. Pierce-Pierce. Pierce was qualified to pilot B-17, B-24 & B-25 Bomber Aircraft!-Pierce was a Jazz Musician and radio personality before becoming a pilot- Included is Pierce’s original leather A-2 jacket with nose art “Johnie Come Lately” depicting a young looking child riding a bomb while playing a […]

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8th Air Force – 712th Bomb Squadron 448th Bomb Group (dual) A-2 Jackets Grouping

8th Air Force – 712th Bomb Squadron 448th Bomb Group (dual) A-2 Jackets Grouping ~ Features (2) A-2 flights jackets and additional materials belonging to two crew members from the same B-24 flight crew during WWII. These men were a part of Lt. Sanvely’s flight crew, which was a replacement crew arriving at Seething, England […]

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James Raymond – Sky Goddess – 550th Bomb Squadron Painted A2 Flight Jacket

                                        The Crew of the B-17 Sky Goddess: http://www.mywarhistory.com/browse/browse.aspx?serviceHeroId=53           Certification Card:             DD214:             Mission List:             […]

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54th Troop Carrier Squadron, James B. Senter A-2 Flight Jacket

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