Kit, First Aid, Mercury, Glenn, Friendship 7

This first aid kit was part of the equipment assigned to John Glenn for his historic Friendship 7 mission in February, 1962.

The kit is small, and contained minor first aid supplies for use in the event of a minor mishap.

Transferred from NASA

Country of Origin
United States of America

Astronaut
John H. Glenn, Jr.
Manufacturer
Unknown

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Medical

Materials
Case: Aluminized nylon, polyester
Scissors: Chromed steel
Cords: Plastic-coated copper
Dimensions
Overall: 9 1/2 in. tall x 2 1/4 in. wide x 1 in. deep (24.1 x 5.7 x 2.5cm)

This first aid kit was part of the equipment assigned to John Glenn for his historic Friendship 7 mission in February, 1962.

The kit is small, and contained minor first aid supplies for use in the event of a minor mishap.

Transferred from NASA

Country of Origin
United States of America

Astronaut
John H. Glenn, Jr.
Manufacturer
Unknown

Location
National Air and Space Museum, Washington, DC
Exhibition
Apollo to the Moon

Type
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Medical

Materials
Case: Aluminized nylon, polyester
Scissors: Chromed steel
Cords: Plastic-coated copper
Dimensions
Overall: 9 1/2 in. tall x 2 1/4 in. wide x 1 in. deep (24.1 x 5.7 x 2.5cm)

ID: A19670190000