Royal Fusilier 1938 Mess Jacket A scarlet wool Royal Fusilier's (City of London Regiment) mess jacket with black facings and white piping. Gilt RF collar badges. Major's crowns. By Hawkes & Co Ltd.
Named to P.D.Elliott-Cooper. Commissioned 2nd Lieutenant 1935. Lieutenant on 27/1/1938. Died 11/9/1942 as a Captain.
Sizes:Jacket approx 34/35" chest. Actual measurements are:
Chest Width (laid flat): 18"
Waist (width, laid flat): n/a, worn open.
Condition: Good condition. Some fading (especially to the gilt badges) but clean and damage free.
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.