WWII AN-M8 Flare Gun USA

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World War II AN-M8 flare gun used by American B-17 Bomber crews. Stamped U.S Property on the side of the gun. These were used when returning from missions and raids to signal to landing crews on airfields or aircraft carriers wether they had injured persons on board. The pistol would be loaded with a red flare and attached to a port in the aircraft and fired out into the sky when approaching for landing. In beautiful condition. An interesting piece of US WW II and aviation history. Fully functioning. Sold without flares. Only one available.
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Creator

US Government

Reference No.

LU1853337517462

Place of Origin

United States

Date of Manufacture

1940s

Dimensions

2 in width
9 in height
9 in depth
seat height

Materials & Technique

Metal and Plastic

Creator

US Government

Reference No.

LU1853337517462

Place of Origin

United States

Date of Manufacture

1940s

Dimensions

2 in width
9 in height
9 in depth
seat height

Materials & Technique

Metal and Plastic

Specifications
Creator

US Government

Reference No.

LU1853337517462

Place of Origin

United States

Date of Manufacture

1940s

Dimensions

2 in width
9 in height
9 in depth
seat height

Materials & Technique

Metal and Plastic

Designer Notes
US Government
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WWII AN-M8 Flare Gun USA

MERIT
$1,800
World War II AN-M8 flare gun used by American B-17 Bomber crews. Stamped U.S Property on the side of the gun. These were used when returning from missions and raids to signal to landing crews on airfields or aircraft carriers wether they had injured persons on board. The pistol would be loaded with a red flare and attached to a port in the aircraft and fired out into the sky when approaching for landing. In beautiful condition. An interesting piece of US WW II and aviation history. Fully functioning. Sold without flares. Only one available.
WWII AN-M8 Flare Gun, 1940s USA
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Place of Origin
Date of Manufacture
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Los Angeles
2360 S Robertson Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90034
Southampton
257 County Rd 39A
Southampton, NY 11968
LA (310) 876-1440
NY (631) 333-2004
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WWII AN-M8 Flare Gun USA

MERIT


$1,800


World War II AN-M8 flare gun used by American B-17 Bomber crews. Stamped U.S Property on the side of the gun. These were used when returning from missions and raids to signal to landing crews on airfields or aircraft carriers wether they had injured persons on board. The pistol would be loaded with a red flare and attached to a port in the aircraft and fired out into the sky when approaching for landing. In beautiful condition. An interesting piece of US WW II and aviation history. Fully functioning. Sold without flares. Only one available.
WWII AN-M8 Flare Gun, 1940s USA
Creator
US Government
Reference No.
LU1853337517462
Place of Origin
United States
Date of Manufacture
1940s
Dimensions
2 in width
9 in height
9 in depth
seat height
Materials & Technique
Metal
Plastic