Parachute Buckle

Parachute Buckle

Object ID

THOR01,2017,23.03.26

Description

Parachute buckle found at RAF Thorpe Abbotts, home of the 100th Bomb Group.

Inscription

'TURN TO UNLOCK PRESS TO RELEASE'

Category

Military

Primary Material

Metal

Object Type

Flight Equipment

Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Subsequent Action

Displayed at the 100th Bomb Group Memorial Museum

Method of Discovery

Reported by museum

Height

44 mm

Width

76 mm

Weight

366 g

About the Site Location

Thorpe Abbotts

Site Location:

Thorpe Abbotts