WWII First Aid Kit US Army Air Force Aircrew Pilot
Rare "First Aid, Individual, Aircrew Member" kit in its original aluminum box with instructions stuck inside the cover. This kit was introduced at the end of the Second World War and was mainly intended for the use of fighter pilots, the "Kit, First Aid, Aeronautic" having been considered too bulky for the fighters cockpit. Its compact size allowed it to be easily stowed in flight clothing or with personal effects. It includes a syrette in its original box, 1 "WOUND TABLETS" pack, safety pins, a bottle of water purification tablets, a box of Benzedrine tablets, 1 roll of tape, 1 dressing, 1 Sulfanilamide envelope and 1 tube of ointment.
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