Chin Turret Gun Sleeve

Chin Turret Gun Sleeve

Object ID

THOR01,2017,23.03.51

Description

Chin turret gun sleeve found at RAF Thorpe Abbotts, home of the 100th Bomb Group.

Inscription

'CROWN USA' 'PAT PEND' 'ASSY-83033'

Category

Military

Primary Material

Metal

Object Type

Aeroplane Part

Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Subsequent Action

Displayed at the 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum

Method of Discovery

Reported by museum

Height

195 mm

Width

51 mm

Thickness

1 mm

Weight

373 g

About the Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Site Location:

Thorpe Abbotts