GERMAN WWII LUFTWAFFE BLADDER LIFE VEST.
A good example of the Luftwaffe double bladder life vest worn by the majority of single seat air crew. The vest is generally in good original colour with some age and storage light staining, complete with the original re-breather tube with the Bakelite cap chipped. Original oxygen bottle, the two chest closing straps are complete and their double circular ring attachments complete. The main back strap that runs down the back of the wearer under the crotch has lost its final 12 inches or 30cms. The waist closing strap is also missing. A web loop generally attached to the main body of the web strap to secure the oxygen bottle to the vest is also missing. To the inner side of the vest is printed the instructions for the use of the vest.
Code: 67491 Price: 950.00 GBP