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Luftwaffe Flight Personnel AK39 Wrist Compass
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Price:
$200.00



DESCRIPTION

Liquid filled AK39 compass that was worn or carried by Luftwaffe pilots and air crew to assist them in the even that they had to abandon their plane or crash-land the aircraft in unfamiliar territory. The compass is attached to a thick brown leather wrist strap that was also frequently used to fasten the compass to a flight suit or personal equipment. The clear plastic compass material shows some typical yellowing from age but overall the compass is in excellent condition.