RAF No1 Jacket, Squadron Leader An RAF officer's No1 Home Service dress jacket. With Squadron Leader rank braid. Staybrite Queen's crown buttons on pockets but no buttons on front.
This is a "project" jacket - requires some attention but ideal to be turned into a repro WW2 jacket or for steampunk/fancy dress etc.
Size:Approx 37/38" chest. Actual measurements are:
Chest Width (laid flat): 19.5"
Waist (width, laid flat): 18" (max. 34/35" waist)
Condition: Moth damage to front (4 visible holes on front shoulders, max approx 6mm x 4mm). Less noticebale areas of moth tracking around these holes.Large area of moth damagge under one armpit (hole approx 25mm x 15mm, not immediately obvious when jacket is worn but ideally needs patching). Otherwise jacket is clean and unfaded.
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.