WWII USAAF Survival Matchcase with Compass and matches
WWII USAAF Survival Matchcase Compass
Hard to find version. Measures Approx 3 1/8" tall by 1 1/8" wide diameter. Made from bakelite . Excellent condition. Complete with original matches. Compass moves freely and the face is in excellent condition. Please view the photos to ascertain its condition. No signs of damage or cracks.
The base is marked 'US' and would originally have had an inset striker strip (now absent).
Used in various AAF survival kits, including the C-1 sustenance vest and E-3 kits.