Part of survival gear in WWII, this olive drab match container is made of ribbed plastic and has a screw-on top. The bottom has an area to hold a flint for striking the match. It contains 11 wooden matches.

Question about this artifact? Email the Collections Manager, Hal Sellars.

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.

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