AI4FR Virtual Militaria Items Tour 

United States Items

 

These different bills were issued by the Japanese during their occupation of the many different islands in the south Pacific.

The picture on the right is of a U.S. Canteen that is maker marked A.G.M. Co. 1945.  

A US Canteen that is maker marked A.G.M. Co. 1945.  

This Mae West Life Vest is dated March of 1951 and is U.S. Navy marked.  

Civil War 1st Tennessee Volunteers ID plate.

The standard issues for a number of decades now US Military Flashlight. This one is made by Fulton.

WWI Postcard on the right.  

Inside view of a 1941 War Map of the British Isles, the European, African and near Eastern battle fronts. It also has a calender of Principal events starting on September 1 1939. The map also asks for the user/owner to purchase Canadian War Savings Certificates.

On the left is a WWII era map made by the Aluminum Co.

The map on the right is silk and is of Germany.

On the left is a US shoulder holster that was acquired along with an Ithaca WWII era 1911 auto pistol. The holster was made by Enger-Kress in 1944. 

This type of holster was used from WWII through Vietnam by pilots, aircrews, and tankers. Snapped leather safety strap, adjustable leather harness, and leather belt hold-down loop. Stamped "US" on front of holster. Strap may be worn under the right arm and across the chest or over the right shoulder and behind the back.

The item on the right is a fascinating one. In my travels, I have hardly ever come across any of these slides. Notice on the one on the right that the handwriting states, "2nd Exam".  

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