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US Army signal whistle

Object | Accession Number: 2014.480.73

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    US Army signal whistle

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    Acquired by PFC David F. Busch, while serving as a soldier in the United States Army in Europe.
    Date
    found:  1945
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Tara Barenok

    Physical Details

    Object Type
    Whistles (lcsh)
    Physical Description
    Plastic whistle with words "U.S. Army" engraved on one side. Attached to metal chain, 16" long. Chain is in turn attached to a metal hook.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 16.000 inches (40.64 cm)
    overall: Height: 1.060 inches (2.692 cm) | Width: 2.250 inches (5.715 cm) | Depth: 1.000 inches (2.54 cm)
    Materials
    : plastic
    overall : metal

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Keywords & Subjects

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The whistle was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 2014 by Tara Barenok, the great-niece of David F. Busch.
    Record last modified:
    2023-06-13 16:18:27
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