Named WWII RAF Pilots Irwin Jacket
Named WWII RAF Pilots Irwin Jacket.
WWII period piece with normal wear. zips are all fully functional and leather is in generally in fine condition. The stitching has parted at back of the collar, "Please see photo provided" The jacket is named on back of collar just under the fur trim. Coote T. We have done some research and found that the owner may have been an airman called Sgt Cyril Edward COOTE (549667) of the RAF, but known to his friends as Ted. He was attached to the 107th Squadron flying bombing missions over Belgium and was captured during the war after being shot down. These are only the basics of the research, but more is available online.