RAAF Wing Commander Jacket - Royal Australian Air Force - 1972
RAAF - Royal Australian Air Force Wing Commander's jacket. Two patch pockets with buttoning flaps, two flaps over false pockets, two interior pockets. Double rear vent. Badge on sleeve top says Royal Australian Air Force. Stripes on the sleeve indicate the rank of Wing Commander. This jacket was found with a service ribbon bar in the pocket, indicating service in the Korean War. Fabric seems to be polyester, probably the summer jacket. Made by Kentish Clothes, SA in 1972.
Size - Marked 39 Short.
Chest measures 101 cm (40") to fit 99 cm (39")
Shoulders 44.5 cm (17.5")
Back 42.5 cm (16.75")
Sleeve 59.5 cm (23.5")
Length 71 cm (28")
Very good condition. A couple of marks on the lining and one small hole in one shoulder, as pictured.