WW2 British Parachutists Oversmock 1943
A scarce 1943 dated example of the sleeveless green denim oversmock or Parachutists jacket as it is otherwise known. Worn over all other jump gear without the Denison or over the Denison in some cases.
With its working full length zipper & two elasticated ' Grenade pockets to the front the label is intact giving the details ' Jackets Parachutists , 1942 Pattern Size No.3 ' with size details & broad arrow & date of November 1943 . Made by the firm Harris Ltd .
With its brass Newey pop studded tail intact it is in excellent condition & very difficult to find with this early pre D-Day & Arnhem date .