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Identify the tanker jacket

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Seen several 8th and 9th AF P51 and P47 pilots wear the jacket.You have to remember it wasnt a tankers jacket..its a Cold weather Combat Jacket listed as "Jacket,Combat,Winter" in the Quatermaster catalogs.


They seemed popular or issued widely to armored forces and the name tanker got attached to the item.

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