Waterproof Match Container with Compass

Description

This artifact combines two survival tools in one–a compass and matches. The plastic waterproof case holds wooden matches, the screw-on top has a compass inserted in it, and the bottom of the container has a flint for match lighting.

Filed In:
Era: World War II
Survival: Compasses, Matches
Accession #:
1990-3242-0022
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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