1936 Pattern flying boots : Royal Australian Air Force

Place Oceania: Australia
Accession Number REL30189
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Personal Equipment
Physical description Leather; rubber; steel; lamb skin
Maker H W Jaede P/L
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne
Date made c 1939-1945
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Pair of rubber soled black leather flying boots. The upper neck of each boot features an adjustment strap which is fastened by means of a plated steel buckle. The inside upper portion of each boot is lined with white lambs wool. Inside each boot is a pair of leather pull tabs. Each pull tab is impressed with the manufacturer's name, whilst one bears the inked on service number '407270'. The black rubber soles of the boots are maker marked 'H W JAEDE P/L'.

History / Summary

Unknown, but service number inscribed inside is 407270

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