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RAF C-Type Leather Flying Helmet

A Fully Wired, RAF C-Type Leather Flying Helmet.

It appears to be a size 3, Air Ministry Ref. No. 22C/879.

The outer leather is still good and supple, and without any damage.

All the straps and press studs are complete and working.

The Elastic chin strap, although a little 'tired' is in good order.

Inside the chamois leather liner is in good 'used' condition.
It is without any damage but it has some slight staining (see photo).

The electrics consist of a tan coloured Internal wiring loom and early 'brown' Jack plug, both in good condition.

A pair of type 16 earphone receivers are housed in the helmet's excellent black rubber ear cups.

Code: 50722Price:

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RAF Beadon Flying Suit Waterproof Match Container

A RAF Beadon Flying Suit Survival Match Container.

This aluminium screw top container is fully waterproof.
It contains the special large-head, long burning type of matches, inside the inner pull-off cylinder.

The inside of the outer container holds the match striker.

Air ministry transfer type label on the outside, with Air Ministry Ref. No. 12D/460.

The container Size = 2 x 1 inch.

In excellent condition.

Code: 50721Price:

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RAF 1941 Pattern Mae West Skull Cap

WW2 RAF 1941 Pattern, Mae West Skull Cap.

Made from Bright Yellow cotton fabric with two cotton tying tapes.

A.M and Crown stamping inside.

Kept in the pilot's Mae West pocket.

In an excellent condition.

Code: 50720Price:

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RAF Survival Dinghy Heliograph

RAF Survival Dinghy Heliograph in canvas pouch.

Largest of the two types of Heliograph issued, this would have been found in the survival dinghy accessories.

Size = 10 x 10cm.

Issued to both the RAF & USAAF during WW2.

In a very good 'issued' condition.

Code: 50719Price: 32.00 GBP

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RAF Escape & Evasion Compass

RAF Escape & Evasion 'miniature' compass.

Measures 15mm in diameter.

Spinner moves freely and the overall condition is very good.

Part of the RAF Escape & Survival kits.

Code: 50718Price: 35.00 GBP

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RAAF Sergeant Field Service / Side Cap
WW2, Royal Australian Air Force Sergeant's Side Cap & Badge.

This large size cap is in excellent condition without any damage.

It has a Bronze RAAF badge and black plastic kings Crown economy buttons on the front.

Clean inside, but the rubber stamped label has faded.

It is a very large size = 7 3/4" (63 cm).

Code: 50715Price: 75.00 GBP

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RAF First Pattern Aircrew B/D Trousers 1941

Superb, Un-Issued RAF First Pattern Aircrew Battle Dress Trousers.

These trousers were found still baled up in their wartime storage package, from when they were delivered to the RAF stores.

Cotton label at the rear, dated 1941.
W.D. rubber stamped inside, with the code letter 'P' for 1941, the first full year that RAF Battle Dress was issued.

Front Flap Pocket, side pockets and two rear flap pocket's.

Buttoned waist Belt Loops, plus buttoned Ankle Straps.

Brass buttons (slight storage tarnishing).

In Excellent condition.

Code: 50716Price: 110.00 GBP

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RAF Officer Cap Badge

WW2 RAF Officer, Service Dress Peak Cap Badge.

Bullion wire and Embroidered badge.

In a good 'used' condition.

Code: 50717Price: 35.00 GBP

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WW2 RAF Suede Leather Mosquito Boots

WW2, RAF warm weather & tropical climate 'Mosquito' Boots.

Unlined Green Suede Leather, calf length boots with leather soles.

Intended for use by RAF ground crew, these boots were often used by Aircrew as they were found to be more comfortable to wear, in hot aircraft cockpits, being without a fur lining.

Termed 'Mosquito' boots due to the draw-string ties, which were to prevent insects from entering in to the boot.

These boots have the bonus of both being Air Ministry stamped inside.
They also have the War Department stamps inside and on the soles, and the inner is dated 1944 and has the makers stamp.

They are in a very good condition, being hardly worn.

Size 9.

Code: 50714Price:

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RAF Air Crew Oxygen Connector

A wartime RAF aircrew oxygen hose connector.

Air Ministry stamped with Ref. No. 6D/482, Mk IVA.

Brass spring loaded top bayonet fitting for the 'walk around' oxygen bottle extension hose.

In a good condition.

Code: 50713Price:

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