WWII US Navy Aviation Radioman 3 Uniforms Headsets ETC

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  • Sold Date: Jul 20, 2009
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WWII World War 2 US Navy Radioman Uniforms Lot


Plattsburgh's Pbay Consignment Item

Item description:

From a local estate, we are pleased to offer a large lot of personal belongings of a World War 2 U.S. Navy aviation radioman (first class). Consigned to us by his widow, all items have been in storage since his discharge in 1946!

This lot includes everything pictured. NOTE: The family has elected to retain the 3 certificates pictured at the bottom of this listing. They are shown as a form of documentation, and will not be sold with this lot.

1 wool navy blue uniform

1 gabardine hand tailored navy blue uniform

1 white linen uniform

1 white linen hat

2 belts

3 arm patches

3 ribbon bars

United States Navy Rating Description

Field sewing kit

Field prayer book

Mess pass

Leather helmet

Canvas or cotton duck headgear with headset and goggles

ANB-H-1 radio headset

1940 Bluejackets' Manual

Imperium Neptuni Regis certificate, dated Feb. 12, 1945, U.S.S Burleigh, Solomon Islands

Manual: .50 caliber M.2 Browning Machine Gun

Speed Estimation manual

Theory of Sighting manual

White canvas duffle bag

Brown canvas duffle bag

All uniforms were stored in a cedar chest since the veteran was discharged in 1946.

Condition of all items as pictured. The white uniforms, hat and belts have darkened with age and show some foxing.

Uniform measurements as follows:

Navy blue wool:

Top: Sleeve length: 19"; chest (pit to pit): 18"; neckline to bottom hem: 25 1/2"

Pants: Waist: 28"; length: 41 1/2"; inseam: 30"

White linen or cotton duck:

Top: sleeve length: 19"; chest (pit to pit): 17 1/2"; neckline to bottom hem: 22"

Pants: waist: 28"; length: 40"; inseam: 28"

Custom tailored navy blues:

Top: sleeve length: 19"; chest (pit to pit): 17"; neckline to bottom hem: 22"

Pants: waist: 28"; length: 42"; inseam: 30"

This is a great collection of authentic World War 2 military issue items!

Not included, but pictured for information:


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