USAAF parachute backpad
'Pad Assembly, Parachute Back'. Part. No. 42D2013. Manufactured by Irvin Air Chute. Olive drab cotton canvas backpad for 24' and 28' seat type parachutes (will fit other types). Horsehair filled / padding. This pattern superseded part no. 38J4508, 'Cushion - parachute back pad' c. 1942. Shows use and wear with light soiling. It retains all straps and press stud / lift-the-dot fasteners. Some 'clumping' of padding. Ideal to complete your harness. Stock code S21948.