US TYPE TANKERS JACKET [JJ212YN]
Popularly known as the Tanker’s Jacket, this garment was mainly developed for tank division and worn by tank crew. The official name of this jacket is Winter Combat jacket. Mainly developed for tankers, however it was also worn by officers from other division, noncommissioned officers, and at times it was used as a flight jacket.
Two types of this jacket existed; the early type introduced in 1941 had patch pocket and latter type introduced in 1942 had slash pocket. Early Type was only produced for a year but used until the end of war by veterans.
This is a jacket without the patches