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1943 - the latest and most compact two-way radio in use by the army

"WALKIE-TALKIE"

E&MP 44.042

Electricity - Communication

August 1943

A sergeant at Ft. Myer, Va., demonstrates a "walkie-talkie" in the field.

This is the latest and most compact two-way radio in use by the army.

The unit is complete, containing batteries, mechanism, and aerial which telescopes into the case when not in use.

PHOTO SC D-9322 FORT MYER, VIRGINIA D-9322

(PLEASE CREDIT: OFFICIAL OWI PHOTO BY LIBERMAN (August 1943))

Original Caption by Science Service
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