U.S. Army Ordnance Corps - Cartridge

The United States take over the North Atlantic air route-the shortest path between America and the European front. As way stations on this route both Greenland and Newfoundland acquired a new importance, as one of the terminal points.

Black crackle with ordnance insignia, coins of Greenland and Newfoundland and an applique of a half .30 M1 carbine cartridge and bullet on the front side.

  • Model: three barrel hinge, round bottom
  • Year: 1944 - 45
  • Status: in collection