vintage WWII 1940s US Navy tan / khaki wool Summer jacket 3 button blazer tunic
USN khaki lightweight wool gabardine Summer weight uniform jacket / tunic, circa 1940s vintage. No size or makers labels to be found- please confirm measurements below.
Notched lapels, three button front. Patch pockets with scallop edged flap closures and matching smaller buttons at chest and hips. Two narrow stay straps at shoulders for boards if desired. Stitched "belt" seam detail, long overlap slit at back center hem. Gold eagle crest buttons are removable. Unlined and unstructured with a soft drape, and beautifully tailored. Two narrow slit pockets within each hip pocket.
Condition is solid- no holes, frayed edges, worn areas. Some light soiling along the cuffs, placket edge, and underarms, as well as some very light discoloration throughout- presents quite well. A really handsome jacket!
18.75" shoulder seam to shoulder seam
41" chest (20.5" armpit to armpit)
38" waist allowance (19" across)
31" overall length, 11.25" back center overlap slit
24" sleeves from top of shoulder / 33.75" sleeve allowance as measured from back center seam (at back of neck)