COL. BOYINGTON'S DRESS UNIFORM
The formal uniform was tailored by S.W. Rice Inc. of Annapolis, MD, and Pensacola, FL. It a three piece, comprising pants, jacket with sleeve decorations and a magnficent cape with black drawstring. The uniform is black wool with beautiful red lining most dramatic on the cape. A label inside the pants indicates that the garment was made for Lt. G. Boyington. The uniform has been maintained in a garment bag and is in very good condition especially considering it was made in 1939.