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Astro Compass MKII

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

Description
Astronomical Compass used by the Navigator in B-24 Liberator aircraft. Complete in original wooden box.
Size
26 cm x 14 cm x 16 cm
Object Registration
00102
Keywords
astro compass mkii, a7
Historical information
Used by the Navigator in a B-24 Liberator bomber
When Made
1940-1950
Made By
Air Ministry Compass made at Sperti
Significance
Air Ministry Compass
Inscriptions & Markings
Compass marked - A.M. Astro compass MKII CA/1174
Box marked - Delicate instrument, to be handled with great care.
Last updated
26 Jun 2018 at 1:43PM