First Aid packet manufactured by Bauer & Black is a small, red metal case that contains a wound dressing. The metal tape sealing the container is still intact. The top is embossed with instructions for use.
The donor’s uncle, 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.
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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.