Feb 6 2018

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named

This is an original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger Bu Aero M-445 heavy winter flight jacket. It has the aviators name tag still on it and is named to Ensign J. It is a size 42 regular, does have some damage to the leather and is very worn plus the zipper is gone as well as some of the teeth, but can be replaced. This is a very rare jacket and is still in good condition. All our items come from estate sales, yard sales, flea markets or places that we have traveled. All Japanese items come directly from Japan. I lived in Japan for 8 years and collected several nice pieces. Feedback will be left once feedback is received. If you get it dry cleaned or repaired prior to contacting me once. We are a smoke free home, but many of the items were acquired from homes that may have smoked. These are collectables that I sell to be displayed. Most uniforms are tailored to the individual that owned it. The item “Original WWII US Navy Willis & Geiger M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket Named” is in sale since Saturday, December 10, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms”. The seller is “military_packrat” and is located in Jacksonville, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Russian federation, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States

Dec 31 2017

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket

Up for sale is an original WWII Willis and Geiger leather jacket which I’m sure had many uses one of which was by US Navy dirigible crews patrolling for enemy submarine activity. It is a size 42. Other than some scuff marks and a 2 x 1 inch dark spot, looks like black ink, on the front of the jacket approx. 12 inches below the waist belt, it is in remarkable condition for it’s age. All original Talon zippers in good working order however the main zipper has been replaced with a very period appropriate YKK. Has map poket on front of jacket along with two deep flap pockets and two zippered pass through openings next to flap pockets and matching leather belt. Silk lining in near perfect condition, only noticeble wear along collar which unfortunately has degraded contractors tag to a degree, see picture. Storm cuffs in perfect condition as well. There is definately alot of life left in this jacket as the leather is still in great condition. Faux collar is in near perfect condition as well. The item “WWII Willis and Geiger US Navy Dirigible Leather Jacket” is in sale since Wednesday, September 13, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms”. The seller is “gh7″ and is located in Detroit, Michigan. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States

Nov 14 2017

Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger

Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger

Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger

Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger

Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger

Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger

Awesome and Rare authentic WWII winter heavy M445 B naval flight jacket. It is in original condition with typical signs of wear. The leather is generally solid, but there are some spots where it is cracked through. Please see photos for further details, should be able to zoom in. The coat is a size 40 and measures 24 1/2″ in overall length, 22 1/2″ from underarm to underarm and has a shoulder measurement of 18 1/2. The tag on the coat reads Jackets, Winter Heavy, BuAero, U. Navy Specifications M445 B, Willis and Geiger, Size 40. The item “Original WWII US Navy M-445 Heavy Winter Flight Jacket by Willis & Geiger” is in sale since Sunday, March 12, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms”. The seller is “needcoolname” and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped to United States.
  • Country/Region of Manufacture: United States