Original Aero A-2 - 487th FG - pic heavy

Discussion in 'Vintage' started by Greg Gale, Nov 5, 2018.

  1. Lebowski

    Lebowski Well-Known Member

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    Thank you Ken!
     
  2. Ken at Aero Leather

    Ken at Aero Leather Well-Known Member

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    The other difference is the Jerky looks like typical workwear grade,mixed grain, quick patina etc, the Vicenza oozes class and looks like it was tanned for a Hollywood star of the era
     
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  3. Carl

    Carl Well-Known Member

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    I dont know how i missed this thread !!
    That 352nd Fg 487th Fs A2 is my holy grail of grails !!
    Thankyou Greg for showing the pics !!
    The patch is a worth a small fortune on its own !!
    Dreamy just dreamy !!
    Did you say if the original owner was still alive ?

    Carl
     
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  4. taikonaut

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    Here is my WW2 Aero
    I call it my "Jack Palance":)

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  5. B-Man2

    B-Man2 Well-Known Member

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    How about a picture of the entire jacket:)
     
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  6. Smithy

    Smithy Well-Known Member

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    Seconded!
     
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  7. jeremiah

    jeremiah Well-Known Member

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    Aero is my favorite contract because of the leather color and knit combo.
     

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