The WWII T-shirt part 1

The WWII T-shirt part 1

I’ve been asked a lot about the history and authenticity of our WWII reproduction t-shirts.    To answer all of your questions, I’ve decided to write a series of articles on the t-shirt during WWII.   What most of us don’t realize is that the t-shirt...
505th H-Minus T shirt Airborne DDay Men’s Repro

505th H-Minus T shirt Airborne DDay Men’s Repro

The 505th H-Minus T shirt is a reproduction of an original Airborne T shirt. 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...
WWII USN Guam Girl T shirt US Navy Men’s Repro

WWII USN Guam Girl T shirt US Navy Men’s Repro

The WWII Guam Girl T shirt is a reproduction of a WWII USN T shirt. 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...
WWII WASP Avenger Field Texas T Shirt,  AAF Repro

WWII WASP Avenger Field Texas T Shirt, AAF Repro

Our WWII Avenger Field Texas T-shirt was pieced together from a handful of admittedly blurry yearbook photos.  There are photos of the shirt being worn by both male instructors and female WASP trainees.  These shirts only appear to have been worn in Sweetwater. While...
WWII U.S. Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek T Shirt,  Men’s Repro

WWII U.S. Naval Amphibious Base, Little Creek T Shirt, Men’s Repro

We’ve had numerous requests to make a Naval Amphibious Base shirt for the D-Day Ohio event and we were super excited to stumble upon photos of an original Little Creek Amphibious Training Base t-shirt. Little Creek was the center of amphibious training for the...
WWII Fort Knox Kentucky T Shirt, U. S. Army Tank Men’s Repro

WWII Fort Knox Kentucky T Shirt, U. S. Army Tank Men’s Repro

This WWII Fort Knox Kentucky T shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII PT shirt from a photograph. In October 1940, the Armored Force School and Armored Force Replacement Center were established at Fort Knox, to train Soldiers in armor tactics, tank gunnery,...
WWII 30th Divisioin T shirt reproduction

WWII 30th Divisioin T shirt reproduction

The WWII 30th Division T Shirt is a reproduction of from an original WWII photograph of the Thirtieth Infantry Division tee shirt. The 30th Infantry Division was called “Old Hickory” in honor of Andrew Jackson.  During WWII, the Germans gave them the nickname of...
WWII Randolf Field Texas T shirt reproduction, AAF Army Air Force

WWII Randolf Field Texas T shirt reproduction, AAF Army Air Force

This WWII Randolf Field Texas T Shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII Randolf Field tee shirt from a WWII photograph.   All of our WWII Tee shirts are hand screen printed like they were during the war, so variations in colors naturally occur. Our WWII PT...
HAGS Harlingen T shirt reproduction, WWII AAF Gunnery School

HAGS Harlingen T shirt reproduction, WWII AAF Gunnery School

This HAGS Harlingen Texas T Shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII H.A.G.S. tee shirt in our collection. The t-shirt is an early war shirt. HAGS stands for Harlingen Army Gunnery School.  This shirt dates to 1942-1943.  The first class of aerial gunners graduated...
Rhein Main Air Base T Shirt reproduction, WWII AAF

Rhein Main Air Base T Shirt reproduction, WWII AAF

This Berlin air lift era Rhein Main Air Base T shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII Rhein Main Air Base tee shirt. The dates on the original shirt are somewhat puzzling as well as the depiction of a bomber.  However, further research indicated that Rhein Main...
WWII NATTC Memphis Lightweight Navy Sweatshirt USN

WWII NATTC Memphis Lightweight Navy Sweatshirt USN

This WWII Naval Air Technical Training Center, NATTC Memphis Lightweight Sweatshirt is a reproduction of a sweatshirt that one of our customers spotted in a photo of a group of WAVES. In fact, we had wondered about the existence of sweatshirts in colors other than...
WWII Camp Forrest T Shirt reproduction, US Army

WWII Camp Forrest T Shirt reproduction, US Army

This WWII Camp Forrest T-shirt is a reproduction of an original WWII T-shirt taken from a photograph. These are perfect for an early war Ranger impression. We were lucky enough to have someone send us a photo of two guys wearing these Camp Forrest T-shirts....

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