AMERICAN WW2 M42 PARATROOPER JACKET - REINFORCED
REINFORCED U.S. WWII Airborne M1942 Paratrooper Jacket
These US M42 jacket are reproductions copied directly from mint condition original uniforms. It features all the color and sewing features of the original, including all the bar tacks and embroidered eyelets.
The jacket consisted of four front patch pockets with two button snaps on each, along with a unique dual-zippered knife pocket located on the upper lapel which was designed to contain a switchblade pocketknife. The M42 was mostly worn by Paratroops assigned to Airborne units.
This WW2 paratrooper jacket was a jacket that made American Paratroopers unique and proud in WWII, and for each of its owners, civilian or military, the jacket’s style radiates the same uniqueness and pride as the Paratroopers that once wore them.
Chest Sizes 40,42,44,46,48,50,52