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Aviation Compass - Aircraft Compass

From the Collection of B-24 Liberator Memorial Restoration Australia Inc Corner Farm Rd & Princes Highway Werribee Victoria

Description
Navigation Compass Type P8.
Size
14 cm diameter Compass enclosed in a wooden box 18 cm x 17.5cm x 11cm
Object Registration
00124
Keywords
aviation compass, a6
Historical information
Used on RAAF aircraft in WWII
Significance
Used by RAAF for navigation training primarily in Tiger Moth and Spitfire aircraft.
Inscriptions & Markings
Number 80873.D
Brass Plate - King's Crown over RAAF No. G6A/726
Last updated
26 Jun 2018 at 1:58PM