US D-DAY PARATROOPER SIGNALING CRICKET CLICKER CLACKER
Excellent quality current production of the classic D-Day cricket used by paratroopers the night of the invasion of Normandy
Brass and steel construction
Each marked "US"
Ideal for the reinactor or to complete a display
US Paratroopers were issued these clicking "Crickets" which were intended for use to communicate with other Airborne Troops in the total darkness and confusion of the airborne invasion immediately preceding the D-Day landings on June 6th.1944