Chain, Escape and Evasion Kit, South East Asia Region, United States Military


Display Status:

This object is not on display at the National Air and Space Museum. It is either on loan or in storage.

Inventory Number


Physical Description

Chain, four links; part of a United States Military Escape and Evasion Kit for South East Asia; originally stored in black rubber box used by pilots and paratroopers also containing a gold chain, pendant, two rings, and one Swiss watch and band.

Credit Line

Transferred from the United States Defense Logistics Agency

Country of Origin

United States of America


  • Copper Alloy
  • Possible Gold Alloy Plating


3-D: 4.3 × 1.3 × 0.5cm (1 11/16 × 1/2 × 3/16 in.)

Data Source

National Air and Space Museum

Restrictions & Rights

Do not reproduce without permission from the Smithsonian Institution, National Air and Space Museum