C-47 Dakota Dropping Poppies Men's T-shirt

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Dakota dropping poppies, full print t-shirt. This is C-47 "Drag 'Em Oot" dropping 750,000 remembrance poppies, in November 2019.

Drag-Em Oot served on D-Day as part of the four lead squadrons, transporting the 502nd Parachute Infantry Regiment, 101st Airborne Division to their drop zone near Carentan.

later on 6th June, she transported the 82nd Airborne Division in towed gliders to their landing zone near Saint-Mere-Eglise.

She also served during Operation Market Garden, the allied landings at Arnhem in September 1944. She was hit in the fuselage by ground fire and a German fighter attacked, spraying the cockpit with bullets. She took around 40 bullet hits, including one through the pilot's seat!

When she was delivered, she was designated a C-47A Skytrain.

Get to know your new favourite tee - it's super smooth, super comfortable, and made from a cotton touch polyester jersey that won't fade after washing.

• 95% polyester, 5% elastane (fabric composition may vary by 1%)
• Premium knit mid-weight jersey
• Four-way stretch fabric that stretches and recovers on the cross and lengthwise grains
• Regular fit
• Model is 182cm/6 feet tall and wearing size M

Size guide

  XS S M L XL 2XL
Chest (inches) 31 ⅛ 34 ¼ 37 ⅜ 42 ⅛ 46 ⅞ 51 ⅝
  XS S M L XL 2XL
Chest (cm) 79 87 95 107 119 131