Collecting Military Compasses


Wittnauer military Pocket watch style compass WW2



Manufactured by Longines Wittnauer for the U.S.Air Force in 1941.The company was established in New York in 1890 by Albert WITTNAUER (1856-1908), a Swiss clockmaker. The company produced watches, clocks and aircraft instruments.

Frequently seen as Officer's Compass and likely carried as part of a survival kit for U.S. Aviators.

(MFR'S = Manufacturer's) see reverse





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