Rare WW2 Polish Airforce RAF Escape & Evade SOE Screw Compass Button

Rare WW2 Polish Airforce RAF Escape & Evade SOE Screw Compass Button

Code: 17775

SOLD

For sale is an incredibly rare original Rare WW2 Polish Airforce RAF Escape & Evade SOE Screw Compass Button. This screw button compass was made by J.R Gaunt & Sons, London. This is in excellent condition, and the compass still works. This screw button compass opens when you turn the head of the button clockwise and closes when you turn the head of the button anti-clockwise. This measures 17mm in diameter. 

 
These buttons were one of the many ingenious devices developed by Clayton Hutton for M19 in order to assist downed airmen to escape or evade capture whilst finding their way out of enemy territory.
 
These compass buttons were worn by Polish aircrew flying combat operations over enemy occupied territory.
 
This is guaranteed original or money back guaranteed. This will be sent via special delivery and dispatched within one working days.