World War 1 Trench Whistle

$9.50

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Description

During WWI officers would blow a whistle and thousands of men would stream out of an attacking trench and run across No Man’s Land into a hail of machine gun bullets and artillery fire from the enemy. This copy whistle is dated 1916, the year of the ill dated Somme campaign. It has a arrow stamped on it which  was used to show the whistles were the property of the British Empire

Additional information

Weight 0.28 kg
Dimensions 17 x 7 x 2 cm