The B-17 was primarily employed by the USAAF in the daylight strategic bombing campaign of World War II against German industrial and military targets. Despite multiple defensive armaments and fighter escorts - tactical formation for heavy bombers was essential to reduce losses. Know as the Combat Box, it was first used in 1942 and evolved as the war progressed.
Our Tee's are pre-shrunk 100% cotton (6oz (203g) and designed for maximum durability, comfort and quality. With a seamless rib knit collar reinforced with a cover seamed front neck and taped neck and shoulder seams, this shirt is carefully constructed for those who are active and require clothing that lasts.