Shirt, Ground Crew, Enlisted man, Soviet Air Force

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Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Collection Item Summary:

This flying suit was obtained for research by the U.S. Army Air Forces Foreign Technology Division (FTD) during World War II. These items were made available for study by commercial firms who could then incorporate any improvements American flight clothing.

Collection Item Long Description:

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum

Credit Line

Transferred from the United States Air Force, Foreign Technology Division

Materials

Overall: Wool

Dimensions

Approximate: 91.4 × 50.8 × 5.1cm (36 × 20 × 2 in.)

Country of Origin

Union of Soviet Socialist Republics

Physical Description

Gray wool ground crewman's shirt; long sleeves; 5 buttons down front.

Type

PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Uniforms: Military

Inventory Number

A19772761000