Identification Tag with Prisoner Tag


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Description
-1 Octagonal, brown, plastic disc with engraved numbers and words. On one side is engraved: NZ 404546 AIRMAN J D FLETCHER CE RNZAF. On the other side is engraved: Do Not Remove. This disc has a small hole drilled in the top and another hole at the bottom. A piece of white string is tied through the hole in the top. The string is attached to a second rectangular-shaped, grey, metal plate. -2 The grey, metal plate has holes in 3 of the corners. It has a row of slits across the centre of the tag. The same information on the top of the tag is repeated upside down on the bottom half of the tag. The tag is engraved with Stalag VIII3 24809.
Media/Materials
Processed Material/Synthetic/Plastic
Processed Material/Metal
Signature/Marks and Type
NZ 404546 AIRMAN J D FLETCHER CE RNZAF DO NOT REMOVE Printed
STALAG VIII3 24809 Printed
[NZ 404546 / AIRMAN / JD FLETCHER / CE RNZAF] :REVERSE: 'DO NOT / REMOVE' Maker's Mark
STALAG VIII B / No 24809 Maker's Mark
Accession No
2004.265
Credit Line
Identification Tag with Prisoner Tag, 2004.265. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).
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