“Espionage is not a nice thing, nor are the methods employed exemplary. Neither are demolition bombs nor poison gas…. We face an enemy who believes one of his chief weapons is that none but he will employ terror. But we will turn terror against him…” – Gen. William J. Donovan
What started out as an “unusual experiment” ended up changing the face of WWII. General Donovan’s “Glorious Amateurs” should be remembered for “some of the bravest acts of the war”.
This shirt features the iconic unit insignia used by allied combined operations command forces and later adopted by OSS officers in the 3rd Contingent Operational Group. The insignia elements contain an eagle for airborne forces, a Thompson machine gun for ground forces and an anchor for maritime forces. RUMINT reporting suggests this insignia might still be in use today by select Paramilitary Officers, but if we told you more they’d have to well…you know…
Printed on an ultra-comfortable cuffed-sleeve tee. The short, roll-cuff sleeve detail, wide neck and Hi-Lo bottom hem make this shirt the ultimate choice for lounging around and dress-down days. With the fit and well-worn softness of a beloved old tee, your boyfriend may want to borrow this one from you!