Life Vest, Type AN6519-1, United States Navy

Life Vest, Type AN6519-1, United States Navy

     

Donated by Lt. JG Eugene H. (Jake) Jacobs

Physical Description:
United States Navy (USN) Type AN6519-1 Pneumatic Life Vest (Mae West); yellow cotton outer shell with rubber bladders; yellow cotton three point straps; dye marker packe on left and right side; black rubber inflation hose on right side; black stencil on dye marker pack (see Marks for full text); black stencil in center (see Marks for full text); black stencil on lower left (see Marks for full text).

Manufacturer
Seamless Rubber Company

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Sea-Air Operations

Type
EQUIPMENT-Survival

Materials
Overall: Cotton Rubber
Straps: Cotton
Dimensions
3-D: 35.6 x 5.1 x 66cm (14 x 2 x 26 in.)

Donated by Lt. JG Eugene H. (Jake) Jacobs

Physical Description:
United States Navy (USN) Type AN6519-1 Pneumatic Life Vest (Mae West); yellow cotton outer shell with rubber bladders; yellow cotton three point straps; dye marker packe on left and right side; black rubber inflation hose on right side; black stencil on dye marker pack (see Marks for full text); black stencil in center (see Marks for full text); black stencil on lower left (see Marks for full text).

Manufacturer
Seamless Rubber Company

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Sea-Air Operations

Type
EQUIPMENT-Survival

Materials
Overall: Cotton Rubber
Straps: Cotton
Dimensions
3-D: 35.6 x 5.1 x 66cm (14 x 2 x 26 in.)

ID: A20050337000