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Map Book - Air Pilot Manual of the Pacific Islands

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

Description
Large linen covered paper map book
Size
43 cm x 35 cm
Object Registration
0242
Historical information
Part of pilot equipment to be carried at all times whilst flying in the South Pacific war zone during WW11
When Made
3.1.1944
Significance
Kept up to date and confidential maps for landing areas on all Pacific Islands in case of emergency
Inscriptions & Markings
Air Pilot Manual of the PACIFIC ISLANDS, confidential, No.4860, 2nd Issue. Office of the ASSISTANT CHIEF OF AIR STAFF INTELLIGENCE Headquarters Army Air Forces, Washington D.C. January 3rd 1944.
Last updated
13 Aug 2019 at 12:54PM