Vintage 40s US Navy Peacoat Melton Wool Medium Short Stenciled


Very nice late 40s post World War 2 peacoat in a hard to find size 42, sleeves were altered to fit short. Corduroy pockets and stenciling remain from the original sailor who wore it.


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  • Made in United States by Naval Clothing Depot
  • Navy blue color
  • Heavy melton wool material
  • 2 Vertical corduroy exterior pockets and 2 interior pockets
  • 6 Visible, 8 Naval anchor embossed button front
  • Double stitching on sleeve cuffs
  • Double Breasted
  • Roll collar
  • Single vented
  • Fully Lined
  • The sleeves have been altered to be shorter

SIZE: Tag Size = Mens 42 Short
Sleeves have been altered short, see measurements
Estimated size = M

Measurements taken on a flat surface and unwrinkled:

  • Armpit to Armpit = 23 inches (58 cm) or Chest = 46” (117 cm)
  • Waist measured flat across = 22” (56 cm) or waist doubled = 44” (112 cm)
  • Shoulder to Shoulder = 20” (51 cm)
  • Shoulder seam to sleeve cuff = 22.5” (57 cm)
  • Center back bottom of collar to sleeve cuff = 32.5” (83 cm)
  • Back bottom of neck collar to bottom hem = 33” (84 cm)

The interior liner has a few pin head size frays on the back neck area of, a tiny pea size hole on mid right back area of the interior liner. The sleeves have been altered to make them shorter. The exterior is in great shape, all seams are tight and buttons are firm. Please see description, condition definitions, photos and measurements for your desired condition and fit