Cover from bomb release relay

Cover from bomb release relay

Object ID

THOR01,2017,23.03.24

Description

Cover from bomb release relay. Found at RAF Thorpe Abbotts, home of the 100th Bomb Group.

Inscription

'RECEPTACLES BOMB RELEASE TYPE A-1 SPEC 24843 15 AMP. 24 VOLTS D.C. MFR'S. PART NO. B134359 MADE BY P.R. MALLORY & CO. INC. INDIANAPOLIS, U.S.A PROPERTY, air forces u.s. army'

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

5 mm

Width

36 mm

Weight

4 g

About the Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Site Location:

Thorpe Abbotts