US WW2 82nd Airborne M-1943 Field Jacket & Trousers
Original US M-1943 Field Jacket 82nd Airborne light olive-drab constructed in cotton sateen, with two large breast pockets, drawstring waist, and two skirt pockets. The jacket is a size 40R complete with the manufacturer’s stamp Stone R.P. with the label, complete with the famous 82nd Airborne Insignia on the left sleeve, and First Sergeant rank insignia on both sleeves. The jacket is in worn condition, with a few minor rips around the cuffs and above the top right breast pocket.
The M43 trousers are in great condition size 36 waist with no rips or damage in unissued condition. This collection would make a perfect mannequin display, jackets from this famous airborne division are hard to come by and fought in many ww2 campaigns including; Operation Husky, Solerno, D-Day, Operation Market Garden, and Battle of The Bulge.