Silk blood chit, approx. 27 x 40cm. Single sided and printed in red and blue (not the red,blue and black version). For use by British aircrews flying missions over Asia. Printed with the Union flag plus wording in 17 languages stating the owner to be an allied fighter only wating to harm the Japanese. According to Robert Baldwin's excellent book on blood chits this pattern was designed by Major Wilcox and S/Ldr. Vint of E Group. Light marking and fading only Raw/unhemmed edges have slight fraying. Has been folded/is a little creased. Rare. Stock code E18595.