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R.A.F./R.C.A.F. Observer Type Parachute Harness

Standard 'Observer' harness for use with clip-on chest-type parachute packs. Manufactured by Irvin Air Chute Ltd. Cream/white webbing with very high quality chromed 'hooks'. Has the 'sliced-off' QR box as fitted to most wartime Canadian manufactured harnesses. Clearly marked with a large 3 - 44 date stamp. Also has manufacturer's marks. Fitted with a USAAF horsehair filled olive drab canvas backpad (42D2013). Excellent used condition throughout. Stock code Obs1.