This is a circa Korean War full-size Japanese-made lighter for the United States Air Force Security Service 15th Radio Squadron Mobile. The front of the lighter has a medallion featuring a lightning bug riding a winged thunderbolt.
Circa Korean War.
Approximately 2-1/4” height and 1-1/2” width and 1/2” thickness.
Chrome-plated brass, brass, enamel.
This is from a lighter collection which we will be listing more of over the next few months. ZAJL94 LADEX1/11
7+ (Very Fine+): The lighter shows light overall wear and one small area of moderate wear on reverse.
As with all my items, this piece is guaranteed original.