M-1943 Green Field Jacket

Description

In WWII Lieutenant Arnold Bernfeld was assigned to the 8th Air Force, 509th Bombardment Squadron, 351st Bombardment Group (H) stationed at Polebrook, England. As a bombardier he flew on B-17G “Faith.”

His field jacket has hand painted names and bombardier aviation badge on the front. The back is painted with a poker hand and crew names.

Filed In:
Era: World War II
Clothing & Insignia: Jackets
Accession #:
2011-3242-0002-0004
Museum Location:
Not on display
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Disclaimer

Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan or sell artifacts in the museum's collection.

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