P-47 "FT-L" of Glenn Eagleston Low Top Canvas Shoes
This design is based on the P-47 (“FT-L”, serial number 44-20473) flown Maj Glenn T Eagleston, Squadron whilst with the 353rd Fighter Group. Maj Eagleston was known as a "fighter pilot's fighter pilot” and was a leading ace in Europe during WWII credited with 18 ½ victories, two probable victories, and seven damaged and at least 5 destroyed on the ground. He flew almost 100 missions during WWII flying both the P-51 and the P-47 and another 84 missions during the Korean war where he flew the F-86 and is credited with destroying two Mig-15s, one probable and 7 damaged bringing his two-war total to 20 ½ enemy aircraft destroyed in aerial combat. His military decorations include the Distinguished Service Cross, Silver Star, Legion of Merit, Distinguished Flying Cross x 4, Bronze Star Medal and Air Medal x 27. Glenn Eagleston passed away May 7th, 1991 aged 70.
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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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