Up for sale is very nice and original US army WWII era M-1943 Field Jacket. This jacket is one of the nicest examples ive come across, with 2 Tech 5th Class ranking patches and a Unit I Corps Insignia all originally applied. This is a period used piece during the Pacific campaign and most likely the invasion of New Guinea or the Philippines! The jacket has four pockets total. It has no liner and is in used condition.
No rips or tears can be noted. The I Corps were reactivated for service in World War II, & took command of divisions in the South Pacific, leading US and Australian forces as they pushed the Japanese army out of New Guinea. It went on to be one of the principal leading elements in the Battle of Luzon, liberating the Philippines.
It then took charge as one of the commanding headquarters in the occupation of Japan. For more information, feel free to check out our website! Instagram : BSR Militaria Facebook : BSR Militaria. The item "Original US WWII Army M-1943 Field Jacket Pacific Used- I Corps Patch" is in sale since Tuesday, August 21, 2018.This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Uniforms". The seller is "bsr_militaria" and is located in Tampa, Florida. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, China, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, Ukraine, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa rica, Panama, Trinidad and tobago, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica.