US WW2 Silk Escape Map C/D With Pouch And Compass
In a very good condition an US / British paratrooper escape map kit. These maps were widely spread among airborne troops during Operation Neptune (DDay) and Operation Market Garden It could be folded and hide easily when captured and would stay readible when becoming wet. The C/D map is printed double sided of Europe, Holland Belgium, France, Germany. The map comes complete with the original rubberised waterproof wallet and compass which are often missing. A stunning and hard to find set!