Authentic reproduction of the road jersey worn by Bob Feller in 1943 when he played for the Great Lakes Naval Station.
Authentic grey wool flannel.
Navy soutache trim on facing. Gold/navy/gold trim on sleeves.
Custom gold on navy felt Great Lakes with tail on front.
Handcrafted in the USA.
History: During World War II many great pro ballplayers spent peak years of their careers in military service. The Great Lakes Naval Station near Chicago fielded some of the best military clubs.The 1942 team managed by Lt. Mickey Cochrane regularly defeated minor and major league squads. With such stars as Johnny Mize Bob Feller and Billy Herman the team was loaded with both power and pitching.