RAF WWII BOMBER CREW
This combo represents a Royal Air Force WWII bomber crew.
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- C-Type flying helmet, first pattern (externally wired)
- Type “E*” Oxygen Mask with unusual Type 21 magnetic microphone attached. Both items belonged P/O Nichols
- “Grow” type anti-flak Helmet
- Mk VII flying goggles
- Sidcot flying suit
- Leather flying gloves
- Non-flap-type 1941 pattern life préserver
- Bail-out oxygen bottle
- Parachute, single-point, quick-release with two-point detachable chest pack (observer type).
- 1941 pattern flying boots with ankle strap
- First aid outfit for air crews (essentially a burn treatment)