Accession Number:

ADA954268

Title:

Armor Plate. Metallurgical Examination of Japanese Body Armor Including a Navy Type II Jacket and an Aerial Type III Breast Plate.

Descriptive Note:

Experimental rept.,

Corporate Author:

WATERTOWN ARSENAL LABS MA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1944-09-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

This reprot discusses a metallurgical examination of the metallic armor components of two types of Japanese body armor protectors designated as a Navy Type II Jacket and an Aerial Type III Breast Plate.

Subject Categories:

  • Metallurgy and Metallography
  • Armor

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE