USAAF Escape & Evasion Map - Europe

USAAF Escape & Evasion Map - Europe

Code: E20588


W: 52cm (20.5")H: 65cm (25.6")


AAF Cloth Map - Mediterranean Series.  Approximately 52 x 65cm.  Double sided colour map, sheets No.4/6 covering Tyrol/Balkans.  The former shows areas of Germany, Italy, Poland, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Yugoslavia and the Adriatic Sea.  The Balkans sheet covers further areas of Czechoslovakia, Poland, Hungary, Rumania, Russia, Yugoslavia, Bulgaria, Albania, Greece, Turkey, the Aegean Sea and the Black Sea.  Raw edged/unhemmed with some fraying.  The Map is crumpled/creased and has been folded but is otherwise in very good used condition.  It is extremely unusual to find European theatre AAF escape maps.  We have had numerous Far East/Asian maps but only a handful of this type.  As used by 8th AAF/9th AAF crews operating from bases in England and France.  Stock code E20588.