RAF 1941 pattern Sidcot suit liner
Lining, kapok quilted, 1941 pattern. Stores reference 22c/855. Size 4 (Ht. 5'8/5'9", Br. 36/38", Wt. 32/34", St. 38/40"). Brown rayon kapok quilted one-piece liner worn beneath the 1941 pattern Sidcot flying suit. The front of the lining is closed from the neck to the crutch and each side from the waist to the ankle by sliding zip fasteners. An 8" zip fastener is provided at each wrist to fascilitate attachment of the electrically heated gloves to the electrically heated lining when these are worn together. A buttoned fly flap allows the airman to use the toilet without total removal of the garment. A smalll slit at the waist allows egress of the supply cable from an electrically heated lining if worn. The material is in very good condition, clean and without damage. All zips are original and complete with puller tags. The main front and sleeve zips are in excellent condition but the side zips have some verdigris deposits and these are a bit stiff. Both do work but lubrication is recommended if intending to use. With label and hanger. Very good '+' used. Stock code S18504.