The jacket features a 67th Fighter Squadron, 18th Fighter Group painted patch. A leather 77th Fighter Squadron patch, painted Captain's bars, and a leather name tag with wings. The jacket is from WWII and was updated by Capt. Brewer as he grew in rank and unit.
There is ghosting of other name tags under this one. The 77th patch has previously been sewn to another jacket as evidenced by sew marks under the glued on black leather ring on. The top of this patch. The jacket is in good overall condition for it's age. Included is some online research about him.As with many A-2's, the waist was replaced. He had quite a few unusual experiences flying in the Korean War! The item "Korean War Fighter Pilot's A-2 Leather Jacket Shot Down Twice 67th FS 77th FS" is in sale since Friday, June 16, 2017. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms".collector" and is located in Jamesville, New York.
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