Vintage 1940's USN N-1 YORKTOWN Deck Jacket
40's Vintage USN N-1 Deck Jacket
Developed in 1944 for the US Navy
Tagged size 40, approx measurements are;
Pit to Pit - 22.5-23"
Pit to Cuff - 23"
Back Length - 26.75-27"
U.S.N. stencil to chest
'YORKTOWN' stencil to back of the jacket linking it to one of the USS Yorktown Carriers
Super hardwearing outer made of densely woven Bedford Cord style fabric (referred to as Jungle Cloth)
Alpaca lined making it extremely warm, inside tag can still be seen
Alpaca collar with button chin strap
Knitted cuffs keep wind out and the warmth in
Drawcords at hem so can be pulled in
Gusseted underarms with eyelets for ventilation
Original Talon zipper with leather pull, works to about 3 quarters of the way up
All original buttons so can be fastened right the way up using them
Super high quality, made in the US jacket
Hard to find a better jacket to keep out the cold/wind all these years later
Has some marks/holes as expected for this age which all add to the character
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