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USAAF 'issued' survival matchcase compass


Code: S18448


L: 8cm (3.1")Di: 3cm (1.2")

Probably manufactured by Dupage.  Approximately 8 x 3cm.  Brown bakelite container with a screw-off lid which houses a small compass that can be viewed from the top.  The base is marked 'US' and would originally have had an inset striker strip (now absent).   In very good used condition.  Empty.  Used in various AAF survival kits, the C-1 vest etc.  Stock code M18448.