RAF fighter command operations room tote board tag

RAF fighter command operations room tote board tag

Code: M24613

SOLD

RAF Tag for Fighter Command Display Panels, Alphabets & Single Letters, Red on White.  Fighter Command Reference No. R.D/4. Incredibly rare hanging metal 'tag' for use on a Fighter Command display panels in RAF Operations Rooms during the Battle of Britain and beyond to display the serial allocated to a particular sortie.   This metal tag measures approximately 1.75" x 1" / 45 x 25mm (plus 'hook') and has the letter 'R' printed in red on white to the front and a small 'R' on the back so the plotter can see what the tag represents from behind without having to remove it.  The top is formed into a simple hook to allow the tag to be hung on a display panel.  Some paint loss but in good overall condition. The first tag we have been able to offer in 30 years! A fantastic opportunity to create a small Operations Room display.  Stock code M24613.