An original pair of WW2 USAAF issue A-6 flying boots made by Converse of future sneaker fame. The matches pair is in used condition. It has cloth tabs on both with the original GI owners laundry number sewn on to spec tags mostly obscuring the Converse name. The zippers are shot as seen in the pictures and the rubber is starting to harden. The boots have been modified to A-6A with the ankle straps but one boot is missing the top strap.
A great piece of foot wear and aviation history. The item "Original WW2 US Army Air Forces issue A-6 flying boots made by Converse shoes" is in sale since Wednesday, August 25, 2021. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\WW II (1939-45)\Original Period Items\United States\Field Gear, Equipment". The seller is "usaaf" and is located in Winter Park, Florida.This item can be shipped worldwide.