This tie tack was given to aircrew members who accrued 10,000 mishap-free flying hours. It belonged to navigator, Christian A. Tack
Christian A. Tack was a WWII navigator who flew 26 missions as a B-17 navigator stationed at Deopham Green, England.
Later in his USAF career, he was assigned to the 89th Airlift Wing at Andrews AFB, Maryland.
Question about this artifact? Email the Collections Manager, Hal Sellars.
Every artifact in the Air Mobility Command Museum, including this one, is part of the United States Air Force Heritage Program. We are not able to loan artifacts in the museum's collection.