Sweetheart Souvenir Pillow Cover

Description

Sweetheart pins, wings, handkerchiefs, bracelets, and pillow covers are some of the gifts that military men bought for their girlfriends, wives, and other family.

This souvenir pillow cover from Sioux City Army Air Base, Iowa, (a major training base in WWII) features a poem, the U.S. Army Air Force insignia, and several flying aircraft in yellow flocking on blue fabric.

Filed In:
Era: World War II
Other: Mementos
Accession #:
1996-3242-0016
Museum Location:
Not on display
Questions?

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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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