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Catalog Number 1981.114.017
Object Name Kit, First Aid
Collection Charles Thigpen
Date 1967
Description Fraass Surgical Manufacturing Co. army survival kit, 1967. Plastic box is marked "Survival Kit, Individual, Tropical" in red lettering. Contains 5 iodine capsules, 6 tetracycline tablets, 5 aspirin tablets, 10 sodium chloride tablets, 2 anti-malaria tablets, 50 water purification tablets, 1 tube eye ointment, 1 razor knife, 1 compass, 1 saw, 7 bandaids, 1 mosquito head net, 1 gauze bandage, 1 pencil and a small writing tablet. Donor used in Vietnam. Vietnam
Dimensions W-3.543 L-5.512 D-1.969 inches
Material Plastic, cotton, metal, adhesive, pencil, paper
People Thigpen, Charles
Search Terms Medical
Military
Vietnam
US
Army
Category Military