C-47 "The SNAFU Special" High Top Canvas Shoes
C-47 "The S.N.A.F.U. Special" participated in all the major airborne operations of the Second World War including Operation Overlord, Operation Dragoon, Operation Market Garden, Operation Repulse and Operation Varsity.
"The S.N.A.F.U. Special" was delivered to the US Army Air Force on January 29, 1944 and was assigned on March 11, 1944 to the 8th Air Force and then on April 17, 1944 to the 9th Air Force in the 95th Troop Carrier Squadron based in Exeter (door marking 9X), within the 440th Troop Carrier Group. The aircraft is currently on display at The Merville Battery Museum in Merville-Franceville-Plage, France.
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Step into history with our warbird themed canvas shoes! Each pair of shoes are made to order, featuring designs inspired by history’s most remarkable military aircraft and aviators. So, whether you are a warbird buff, air show fanatic or simply a lover of aviation, you can be certain our designs will bring a touch of style and history to your everyday wardrobe.
✈ Made to order.
✈ Classic lace-up closure to achieve the perfect fit.
✈ Brushed metal eyelets for that timeless style.
✈ Soft inner lining and insole for absolute comfort.
✈ Iconic rounded rubber toe cap.
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Product is manufactured in and shipped from China.