This WWII RCAF shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII Royal Canadian Air Force shirt.
During WWII, the RCAF was involved in operations in Great Britain, Europe, the North Atlantic, North Africa, Southern Asia and. home defense. The Royal Canadian Air Force served in Egypt, Malta, Ceylon (Sri Lanka), India and Burma.
The RCAF not only had the British Commonwealth Air Training Plan (BCATP), but also supported overseas mission in Fighter Command, Bomber Command, Coastal Command and the Second Tactical Air Force. In addition, some of the RCAF women worked for British’s Air Transport Auxiliary (ATA).
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 RCAF shirt is screened by hand and variation in colors naturally occur. Our WWII Reproduction PT shirts have 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 Reproductions are true to size. This WWII US Army Canadian Royal Air Force t-shirt comes in men’s sizes. Women’s sizes are available upon request. Please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org