Suit, Flying, United States Army Air Service, General William Mitchell

Suit, Flying, United States Army Air Service, General William Mitchell

     

This flying suit was worn by Brigadier General William L. 'Billy' Mitchell during World War I.

Transferred from the United States Department of War

Physical Description:
United States Air Service one piece coverall flying suit worn Brigadier General William L. 'Billy' Mitchell; exterior shell brown cotton duck cloth; 4 buttons down front; front wind flap with 7 buttons; wrap around adjustable neck collar with 5 snaps; sateen lined; separate belt with 4 loops; snaps on each cuff; 1 draw strap at each ankle with snaps; patch pockets on both sides at abdomen.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing

Materials
Overall: Cotton
Dimensions
Clothing: 152.4 x 88.9 x 6.4cm (60 x 35 x 2 1/2 in.)

This flying suit was worn by Brigadier General William L. 'Billy' Mitchell during World War I.

Transferred from the United States Department of War

Physical Description:
United States Air Service one piece coverall flying suit worn Brigadier General William L. 'Billy' Mitchell; exterior shell brown cotton duck cloth; 4 buttons down front; front wind flap with 7 buttons; wrap around adjustable neck collar with 5 snaps; sateen lined; separate belt with 4 loops; snaps on each cuff; 1 draw strap at each ankle with snaps; patch pockets on both sides at abdomen.

Country of Origin
United States of America

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Flight Clothing

Materials
Overall: Cotton
Dimensions
Clothing: 152.4 x 88.9 x 6.4cm (60 x 35 x 2 1/2 in.)

ID: A19310035000