Blue, wool trousers. There are 5 buttons down the front opening and 5 corresponding hidden button holes. At the top of the opening is a metal hook and metal eye. On the waistband, are 4 buttons at the front. At the back are 2 sets of 2 buttons - on either side of a small 'v' cut-out in the waistline. The trousers are pleated at the front and there is a pocket opening on the right side, below the waist. There is a side pocket on either side and one at the back on the right side. On the inside, the waist is lined with a band of cream and blue striped fabric. At the back, below the waistline and on the button seam, is a blue cotton lining. The pockets are made of cream-coloured cotton. The trousers are hemmed at the bottom and there is a strip of leather sewn into the inside hem at the back. The trousers are creased at the front and back.
Processed Material/Textile/Wool
Processed Material/Textile/Cotton
Signature/Marks and Type
977 Hand-written
Accession No
Credit Line
Uniform [Trousers No.1 RNZAF], 2003.809. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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