Object details

Category
Uniforms and insignia
Related period
First World War (association)
Creator
Boddy Life Saving Appliances Limited
Place made
London, England, UK
Materials

Buckles: metal

Life Preserver: cotton

Life Preserver: kapok

Catalogue number
UNI 2611

Object associations

Related content

Troops from the West Indies, New Zealand and Australia stacking 8 inch shells at an ammunition dump near Ypres, Belgium, October 1917
© IWM (E(AUS) 2078)
Britons. Join Your Country's Army!
© IWM (Art.IWM PST 2734)
History
First World War Recruitment Posters

KS3-4

First World War

Six Spitfire Mark Is flying in starboard echelon formation
© IWM (CH 19)
History
How has war in the air changed over time?

KS3-4

First World War
Second World War