Marshalling wands are used by aircrew, ground crew, and aerial port personnel when moving aircraft on the ground. The battery-operated wand has a small light bulb and white translucent cone that transmits light when turned on.
This marshalling wand was used by loadmaster, Shem R. Miller.
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.