AN-6530 Flying Goggles

Description

Goggles have green plastic lenses set in a silver metal frame and have leather and rubber face cushioning. The googles have an adjustable bridge to customize the fit. The initials EWH of owner, Earl W. Hower, are printed in pen on the elastic headband.

Biography

Earl W. Hower, graduated from aviation cadet class 43-D. He was a P-38 pilot stationed with the 55th Fighter Squadron, Kings Cliffe, Northamptonshire, England, in WWII.

Filed In:
Era: World War II
Personal Equipment & Helmets: Goggles
Accession #:
2002-3242-0006-0001
Museum Location:
Not on display
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Disclaimer

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 or sell artifacts in the museum's collection.

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