WWII Atlantic City T Shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII PT shirt from a photograph. This WWII Atlantic City New Jersey PT Shirt has U.S. Air Forces Atlantic City N.J. on the front with the AAF Wing design.
During WWII, the Atlantic City Training Center was a large enlisted Training Center for the Army Air Forces. It was opened January 1942. The men were given training in Basic military general order, military conduct, close or and open order drill, familiarization with all standard weapons, assembly, cleaning and utilization, physical training with obstacle course, gas mask training and procedures, rifle range qualification on the 30 cal carbine rifle, one week of field training. In addition, the Atlantic City Training Center taught illiterate recruits how to read and write up to a 4th grade level in twelve weeks.
Atlantic City Training Center leased hotels, houses, and other miscellaneous building, including the Atlantic City Convention Hall, The Atlantic City NJ Hall was the largest structure of its kind in the world ( at that time ) and was used for mass exercises and physical training. It could house 4000 men doing calisthenics together.
During WWII, athletic style tshirts were available for purchase at the PX and were commonly used in training and athletic situations. PT shirts with a variety of different unit logos are well documented in many WWII photographs.
This replica WWII Atlantic City t-shirt is screened by hand and variation in colors naturally occur. Our WWII Reproduction PT shirts have h a spec tag screened inside the neck.
Just like the original tee shirts, this reproduction is 100% cotton with a period correct narrow 5/8″ neck, shorter sleeves and a slim/snug fit. These WWII WWII Atlantic City T Shirt Reproductions are true to size. This WWII Atlantic City T Shirt comes in men’s sizes. Women’s sizes are available upon request. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org