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Goggles, Flying, United States Army Air Service, General William Mitchell
This object is on display in the Boeing Aviation Hangar at the Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA.
These Meyrowitz flying goggles were worn by Gen. William "Billy" Mitchell, commander of the United States Army Air Service during World War I, and were issued to military aviators as part of their standard flying equipment.
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Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center in Chantilly, VA
Boeing Aviation Hangar
United States Army Air Service (USAAS) flying goggles worn by Gen. William "Billy" Mitchell; chrome steel frames with tinted green glass lenses; one lens cracked and brittle natural rubber eye pads; khaki colored elastic adjustable strap; aluminum case.
Transferred from the United States Department of War
E. B. Meyrowitz
Country of Origin
United States of America
Frame: Chrome Steel
Eye Padding: Natural Rubber
3-D: 20.3 x 2.5 x 5.1cm (8 x 1 x 2 in.)
National Air and Space Museum
Restrictions & Rights
Usage conditions apply
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT-Helmets & Headwear
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