The start of the 40’s decade was a dark one. World War 2 overshadowed the globe and it was a difficult time for everyone. However, the era also saw the introduction of iconic comic books from Marvel and DC; it was also when Laurel and Hardy and Tom and Jerry graced our TV screens for the first time. Represent soldiers, pilots and home forces of WW2, or become one of the original superheroes to embrace 1940’s pop culture. Popular women’s 1940s costumes include this cute 1940s Army Girl Costume or a smart Ladies Wartime Officer Costume. Men will be a fan of our WW2 Fighter Pilot 1940s Costume or realistic Albert Einstein Outfit. Browse all of our 1940s fancy dress outfits here on Joke.co.uk and choose a 40s style to suit you! Baby Boomer? Shop 50s costumes!