The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

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Catalog Number 01279
Object Name Mask, Gas
Title Gas Mask and Pouch
Description Black mask with glass eye coverings and adjustable head straps. Attached to a length of ribbed tube leading into an oval red canister. Metal covering over mouth which connects to the tube. Associated beige pouch which hold the contained and held the ribbed tube. Two metal snaps hold top of pouch closed.
Material Glass/Plastic/Canvas
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1945
Dimensions H-48.5 W-27 D-25 cm
Search Terms Gas
World War, 1939-1945
Condition Good
Condition Notes Mask has some fading, pouch has some stains.