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Ike Jacket, US Army WWII Jacket, Dated 1945. Perfect condition, size 38 S, FREE Shipping

Discussion in '2011-2017 Streetwear' started by guygardner, Mar 12, 2012.

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  1. guygardner

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    This jacket is amazing! Dated 1945 (see photo), but it is in perfect condition (no tears, moth damage, wear ). These were the famous Ike Jackets issued to US G.I.s at the end of World War II and also worn by President Eisenhower. A short, wool jacket with concealed buttons, waist adjusters and snap bottom, it was a trimmed-down, fitted and streamlined jacket. It reminds me of the famous Perfecto Motorcycle Jacket design. Very cool!

    It is a very comfortable wool (maybe wool gabardine), but not too thick or itchy (you can wear it with a short-sleeve shirt). Tag says 38 S and fits true to size. The model in the photos is 5'7 and 165 lbs. See measurements:

    Shoulder to shoulder: 18 inches
    Chest, from pit to pit: 20 inches
    Sleeves from shoulder to pit: 24 inches
    Waist, across front, from side to side (side belts untightened): 19 inches
    Length, from bottom back of collar to hem: 22 inches

    Please contact me for a shipping price if you live outside of Canada or the Continental USA.

    Click here for more details, including photos.

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