761 Aviator Jacket
This design commemorates the 761st Tank Battalion, the first African American tank battalion to see combat in WWII. These courageous group of soilders were known as the original Black Panthers. By the end of the war, the Black Panthers had fought their way further east than nearly every other unit in the United States. They fought in Belgium and France and were one of the first American battalions to meet the Russian Army in Austria. They participated in 4 major allied campaigns including the Battle of the Buldge. The battalion received 391 decorations for heroism.
This limited edition design memorializes their victorious efforts and historic bravery during one of the world’s deadliest wars. Always keeping the mindset of "Coming Out Strong”.
This is the perfect winter gift for any active duty, reserve or retired military member.
- Genuine Sheepskin Leather
- Fur collar
- "Coming Out Strong" Patch
- USA Flag Patch