World War II Pilot Survival Packet, 1943-1945 A&M.3581

World War II Pilot Survival Packet, 1943-1945 A&M.3581


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Repository
West Virginia and Regional History Center
Identification
A&M.3581
Title
World War II Pilot Survival Packet1943-1945
URL:
https://archives.lib.wvu.edu/ark:/22916/1208
Quantity
0.1 Linear Feet, Summary: 10 items
Creator
Hardesty, David C., Jr.
Creator
West Virginia University. President
Location
West Virginia and Regional History Center / West Virginia University / 1549 University Avenue / P.O. Box 6069 / Morgantown, WV 26506-6069 / Phone: 304-293-3536 / Fax: 304-293-3981 / URL: https://wvrhc.lib.wvu.edu/
Language
English
Abstract
World War II pilot survival packet for American pilots shot down in Europe. Includes two maps of western and eastern Europe respectively; two German Mark notes in denominations of one million and fifty million marks respectively each dated 1923; two foreign language phrase books, one for Croation, Serbo, Albanian, Greek, and Italian, and the other for French, Polish, Russian, and German; one small compass; six small sheets of blank paper; one metal bar wrapped in paper (1/2 in. x 4 in.); and waterproof carrying case (5 in. x 6 in.).

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Preferred Citation

A&M 3581, World War II Pilot Survival Packet, West Virginia and Regional History Center, West Virginia University Libraries.


Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American -- Equipment and supplies