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Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket

Price: $155.00

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The A-2 leather bomber jacket is an icon of WWII U.S. Army pilots, who often decorated their jackets with squadron patches and artwork. Soldiers stationed in the Pacific theater needed a lightweight version for the tropical climate. Our reproduction has a 100% cotton twill body and lining with leather collar and shoulder epaulets–which would have reduced wear from cockpit straps. Rib-knit wrists and hem. Jacket has two two-way pockets on the front and one inside stash pocket on the interior lining.


Imported. Cotton body and lining with leather collar. Men's sizes M (38-40), L (42-44), XL (46-48), XXL (50–52).


Dry clean.


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Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket
 
4.5

(based on 6 reviews)

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100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Great color (6)
  • Comfortable (5)
  • Attractive (4)
  • Lightweight (3)
  • Stylish (3)

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily use (5)
    • Going out (3)
    • Travel (3)
      • Sleeve Length:
      • Feels too short

         

        Feels true to length

         

        75% 

        (3 reviews)

        Feels too long

         
      • Reviewer Profile:
      • Casual dresser (3)
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No (4)

    Reviewed by 6 customers

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    4.0

    A little too full for today's style.

    By Mark the designer

    from Louisville, KY

    About Me Trendy/Stylish Dresser

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Attractive Design
    • Great Color
    • Warm

    Cons

    • Bulky
    • Zipper Catches

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Date Night
    • Going Out
    • Travel
    • Work

    Comments about Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket:

    I little too bulky and heavier than I expected. The comment in the discription about troops needing a lighter wight flight jacket than the leather bomber seems misleading. Seems too heavy for tropic wear.

    • Sizing:
    • Feels too large
    • Sleeve Length:
    • Feels too long
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Zipper is fixed and I love my jacket

    By Geoffrey

    from Calgary, Alberta

    About Me Casual Dresser

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Comfortable
    • Great Color
    • Versatile
    • Warm

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Going Out
      • Travel

      Comments about Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket:

      I wrote a review earlier and NG was quick to get a hold of me and between the two of us we solved the zipper problem. I neglected to say that I ride a manual wheelchair before and like to have clothes that are easy to get on and off, don't bunch up around the neck and look good. This jacket meets everything I was looking for and more.
      It has not been that cold in Calgary this winter so along with a sweater I have been wearing the jacket nearly every day.
      I would, and have recommended this jacket to anyone.

       
      3.0

      "The details are in the zipper"

      By Geoffrey

      from Calgary, Alberta

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Great Color

      Cons

      • Zipper Catches

      Best Uses

        Comments about Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket:

        For such a nice jacket that I like to wear I have to fight every time I put it on with the zipper. I have never had clothing before with a zipper that is difficult to pull up. It catches on itself at least three times every time I pull it up, but not in the same place.

         
        5.0

        Extra! Japan Surrenders. A-2's For Sale!

        By EJW

        from St Louis, Mo

        About Me Casual Dresser

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • A-ok
        • Attractive Design
        • Comfortable
        • Great Color
        • Lightweight
        • Stylish
        • Versatile
        • Warm

        Cons

        • None

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Going Out
        • Travel
        • Work

        Comments about Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket:

        Buy it!

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Sleeve Length:
        • Feels true to length
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        well made

        By Pogi

        from Calgary, Alberta

        About Me Casual Dresser

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Comfortable
        • Great Color
        • Lightweight
        • Stylish

        Cons

        • Must Be Drycleaned

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket:

        I'm 6ft and 190 lbs. 33 inch waist. Fits well but a bit loose fitting. Was worrried that perhaps medium might be too tight so i got a large. Overall i am quite pleased with it though

        • Sizing:
        • Feels too large
        • Sleeve Length:
        • Feels true to length
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Great Value!!

        By Gary the AV8R

        from Mystic, CT

        About Me Classic Dresser

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Attractive Design
        • Comfortable
        • Great Color
        • Lightweight
        • Stylish

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Date Night

          Comments about Pacific Theater A-2 Cotton Bomber Jacket:

          A great jacket made by a legendary company.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Sleeve Length:
          • Feels true to length
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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