Please note that the quoted shipping times are estimates and not guarantees. Delays beyond our control may occur due to the COVID19 pandemic. For more details please see our FAQ page.Did You Know?
This design is based on the P-47 (“HV-M”, serial number 44-21127) nicknamed “Pengie V” flown by Bolesław Gładych whilst with the 61st Fighter Squadron, 56th Fighter Group. Bolesław Michal Gładych was a Polish fighter pilot and a flying ace of World War II. He flew with the Polish Air Force, the Armee de l'Air, the Royal Air Force and with the USAAF where he was assigned to Francis “Gabby” Gabreski’s 61st Fighter Squadron. Gladych was shown in American records by his RAF rank of Squadron Leader but was known in the unit by his equivalent American rank of Major. He became the leading figure among Polish pilots flying with the 61st Fighter Squadron and finished the war with 17 aircraft destroyed, 2 probables, 1 shared damaged, and 5 ground kills. His military decorations include the Silver Cross of the Virtuti Militari, Cross of Valour (Poland) x 4, Distinguished Flying Cross (UK), Silver Star x 2, Distinguished Flying Cross (US) x 2 and 4 x Air Medals.
Gładych passed away July 12, 2011 aged 93.
These timeless canvas shoes are made to order with each being handcrafted to the highest quality standards. Each pair of canvas shoes features:
- A classic lace-up closure to achieve the perfect fit
- Brushed metal eyelets for that timeless style
- Soft inner lining for absolute comfort
- Iconic rubber rounded toe cap
- Please note that there can be subtle variations in color and minor movement during production that may cause a design element not to be in the exact position as it appears on screen. More details can be found on our FAQ page.
Please allow 7-10 days to receive a tracking number while your order is hand-crafted, packaged and shipped from our facility. From there it is an estimated shipping time of 2-4 weeks. Please note that the quoted shipping times are estimates and not guaranteed and delays may occur due to the COVID19 pandemic. For more details please see our FAQ page.
Product is manufactured and shipped from China.
What Size Am I?
Shoes sizes can vary considerably between brands. A US13 with one brand could be a US12 with another brand. To find out what size you are for our shoes, we recommend doing a quick foot measurement as outlined below. Once you have your measurement, simply look it up on our size guide to locate the most appropriate size based on that measurement.
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