Republic Aviation P-47 Thunderbolt "Sleepy Jean" -Short-Sleeve Unisex T-Shirt

$20.00

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The Republic Aviation P-47 "Thunderbolt" was the largest single engine piston powered fighter to ever go into production. Powered by the huge Pratt & Whitney R-2800 18 cylinder "Double Wasp" radial engine, it produced over 2,100 horsepower. This engine powered the P-47, the Chance/Vought "Corsair" and the Grumman "Hellcat", among 32 other fighters and bombers.
Pilot William J. Wayland, an astute pilot and veteran of numerous bombing and strafing missions, was awarded the Distinguished Service Cross for his actions on 23rd December, 1944 during the Battle of the Bulge, shooting down two Luftwaffe fighters and damaging two others (He is believed to have shot down a third, though was uncredited) while defending American ground forces.
-Original artwork by Robert Coker CokerAirArt
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You've now found the staple t-shirt of your wardrobe. It's made of 100% ring-spun cotton and is soft and comfy. The double stitching on the neckline and sleeves add more durability to what is sure to be a favorite!

• 100% ring-spun cotton
• Sport Grey is 90% ring-spun cotton, 10% polyester
• Dark Heather is 65% polyester, 35% cotton
• 4.5 oz/y² (153 g/m²)
• Pre-shrunk
• Shoulder-to-shoulder taping
• Quarter-turned to avoid crease down the center
• Blank product sourced from Bangladesh, Honduras, Haiti, Mexico, or Nicaragua

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