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) : Riffin,P. V.

Report Date : 01 SEP 1944

Pagination or Media Count : 11

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.

Descriptors :   ARMOR, ARMOR PLATE, BODY ARMOR, JAPAN, METALLURGY, METALS, PARTS

Subject Categories : Metallurgy and Metallography
      Armor

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE