Hood, Flying, Winter, United States Army Air Service

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This type of knit hood was furnished by the Bureau of Aircraft Production to World War I military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment.

Transferred from the War Department, Bureau of Aircraft Production

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Service olive drab wool knit winter flying hood; covers entire head and neck.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Monarch Knitting Co. Limited

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Overall: Wool
Dimensions
Clothing (Flat): 24.1 x 29.2cm (9 1/2 in. x 11 1/2 in.)

This type of knit hood was furnished by the Bureau of Aircraft Production to World War I military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment.

Transferred from the War Department, Bureau of Aircraft Production

Physical Description:
United States Army Air Service olive drab wool knit winter flying hood; covers entire head and neck.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
Monarch Knitting Co. Limited

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear

Materials
Overall: Wool
Dimensions
Clothing (Flat): 24.1 x 29.2cm (9 1/2 in. x 11 1/2 in.)

ID: A19190050000