WWII US Army Air Force Pilot Escape Silk Chart Map Pouch
WWII US Army Air Force pilots escape silk charts coated fabric waterproof pouch. Stamped MAPS ONLY. 1943 made for the british made evasion fabric maps, A to K, "ZONES OF FRANCE" included. These pouches were enclosing an escape & evasion kit with fabric charts, a button compass, a miniature saw and sometimes foreign currencies. Scarce item especially with the flap still complete.
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