m40 Fliegerbluse - 2nd pattern

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A fliegerbluse that is thick enough, bold enough.

Based on patterns of original garments, this 2nd model m40 fliegerbluse is intended for the re-enactor who wants to do it right. No corners were cut in the production of this garment. Very thick wool ensures that it will serve the wearer well in cold and winter climates, like the original.  

In addition, it has the original details: Artificial silk (Rayon) gray lining. Collar hooks. Belt Hook holes. Pebbled buttons, etc.

Included Insignia (update 16/10/2020)

This M40 Fliegerbluse comes with pre-sewn breast eagle in zig-zag stitching and golden yellow (Flight) piped shoulder boards only. If you need different Shoulder boards for Fliegerbluse, leave a note during checkout. Collar tabs are available in the Insignia section.

Historical Information about the Luftwaffe Fliegerbluse (2nd model)

The second model fliegerbluse was introduced in December 1940 and featured, primarily, two external pockets with flaps. the front closes with buttons, that are hidden by a flap. The neck can be closed by hooks, but was usually worn with open neck. The fliegerbluse was issued to all Luftwaffe personnel, including paratroopers, flight crew and ground crew.

Where was the M40 fliegerbluse used?

  • Normandy Campaign 1944
  • Italian Campaign 1943-1944
  • Eastern Front 1941-1945
  • Crete Campaign 1941

Which division used the M40 Fliegerbluse?

  • Luftwaffe Field Divisions
  • Hermann Göring Division
  • Fallschirmjäger
  • Flight Crew
  • Flak Crew
m40 Fliegerbluse - 2nd pattern

A fliegerbluse that is thick enough, bold enough.

Based on patterns of original garments, this 2nd model m40 fliegerbluse is intended for the re-enactor who wants to do it right. No corners were cut in the production of this garment. Very thick wool ensures that it will serve the wearer well in cold and winter climates, like the original.  

In addition, it has the original details: Artificial silk (Rayon) gray lining. Collar hooks. Belt Hook holes. Pebbled buttons, etc.

Included Insignia (update 16/10/2020)

This M40 Fliegerbluse comes with pre-sewn breast eagle in zig-zag stitching and golden yellow (Flight) piped shoulder boards only. If you need different Shoulder boards for Fliegerbluse, leave a note during checkout. Collar tabs are available in the Insignia section.

Historical Information about the Luftwaffe Fliegerbluse (2nd model)

The second model fliegerbluse was introduced in December 1940 and featured, primarily, two external pockets with flaps. the front closes with buttons, that are hidden by a flap. The neck can be closed by hooks, but was usually worn with open neck. The fliegerbluse was issued to all Luftwaffe personnel, including paratroopers, flight crew and ground crew.

Where was the M40 fliegerbluse used?

  • Normandy Campaign 1944
  • Italian Campaign 1943-1944
  • Eastern Front 1941-1945
  • Crete Campaign 1941

Which division used the M40 Fliegerbluse?

  • Luftwaffe Field Divisions
  • Hermann Göring Division
  • Fallschirmjäger
  • Flight Crew
  • Flak Crew
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