This WWII hand-operated flare launcher was manufactured by the E.V.C. Company. After loading a flare into the chamber, it was launched by striking the rounded end on the ground.
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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.