Uniform - Tunic No.1 (RNZAF)
Guardsman Limited, Manufacturer
D.F.C., 1939-45 Star, Air Crew Europe Star, Defence Medal.
All the brass buttons have the eagle, the crown and the letters 'NZ', except the 2 buttons on the hip pockets. These brass buttons have the eagle, crown and R.C.A.F. The 2 stripes on each sleeve are identical, that is black, light blue, black. The waist belt is sewn along the back of the tunic. The buckle is brass and rectangular. The buckle has 2 pins. The other end of the belt has 3 sets of 2 holes. The holes have been reinforced with stitching around the opening. There is a vent in the centre of the tail of the tunic. On each shoulder there is a 'New Zealand' badge sewn in gold lettering on a black background.
Processed Material/Metal/Alloy/Copper Alloy/Brass
V.C. VIGGERS NZ415567 98 & 101 SQDN
GUARDSMAN/ CLOTHES/ TAILORED EXPRESSLY FOR/ CALPS/ ST. JOHN, N.B Maker's Mark
E7/ 986/ V.C. VIGGERS/ NZ 415567/ 98 & 101 SQDN Label
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