RAF Wg.Cdr. Pilot No.5 Mess Uniform A RAF mess uniform ranked to a Wing Commander. Consists of jacket, trousers and waistcoat. Has Wg.Cdr. rank lace, Queens crown buttons and pilot's brevet/"wings". Waistcoat is full backed with rear waist adjuster and mounted QC buttons. Trousers are high backed with zip fly, hook/eye and button waist and braces buttons. Shirt/tie not included but usually available as an option.
Jacket Waist (width, laid flat): 18" (when buttoned)
Waistcoat waist: 19" (buttoned)
Trouser waist: 35" (+2.5" to let out)
Inside Leg: 33" (nothing to let out)
Condition: Generally good condition. Signs of use/wear. Wear/marks on jacket elbows. Slight wear to lapels. Waistcoat clean and damage free although the rear centre seam has been unstitched/hemmed fro about half it's length to accommodate a larger waist. Trousers have wear/marks to pocket edges. 2 moth holes on crotch (largest approx 5mm x 1mm). Both waist hooks are loose and require a few stitches to secure.Trousers have general age related fading/dirt and would benefit from a dry clean to brighten up.
Items are sold as seen, and described as accurately as possible. Please note that all items are used and therefore a certain amount of wear is to be expected. Any fundamental defects/deficiences are stated. Many items have been tailored and therefore sizes may be approximate.