bracelet, commemorative POW*MIA
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From the collection of the National Park Service, National Mall and Memorial Parks.

bracelet, commemorative POW*MIA

CATALOG NUMBER

VIVE 05347

ACCESSION DATE

03/21/1991

ASSOCIATED NAMES ON THE WALL
ITEM SUMMARY

Commemorative POW*MIA bracelet dedicated to U.S. Air Force Major (Maj) Michael Joseph Bosiljevac. The bracelet bears engraved inscriptions specifying Maj Bosiljevac's military rank, name, branch of service, casualty date, & theater of military operations which read, "CAPT. MICHAEL J. BOSILJEVAC / USAF 9-29-72 NVN". The artifact was left at The Wall by an anonymous donor between January - March 1991.

ITEM DESCRIPTION

COMMEMORATIVE POW*MIA BRACELET DEDICATED TO U.S. AIR FORCE MAJOR (MAJ) MICHAEL JOSEPH BOSILJEVAC. THE OBJECT CONSISTS OF A FLAT STRIP OF RECTANGULARLY SHAPED, RED COLORED ALUMINUM [?] METAL WITH ROUNDED ENDS BENT INTO A ROUGHLY CIRCULAR SHAPE TO FORM A BRACELET. AN ENGRAVED INSCRIPTION AT THE EXTERIOR, OBVERSE OBJECT SURFACE OF THE BRACELET BEARS MAJ BOSILJEVAC'S MILITARY RANK, NAME, BRANCH OF SERVICE, CASUALTY DATE, & THEATER OF MILITARY OPERATIONS, "CAPT. MICHAEL J. BOSILJEVAC / USAF 9-29-72 NVN".

ACCESSION GROUP

VIVE-00081

RECORD COPONENT QTY

1

ASSOCIATED ITEM TEXT

Text of the engraved inscription upon the exterior, obverse object surface is transcribed in full, as follows: [Exterior, obverse object surface, engraved inscription] "CAPT. MICHAEL J. BOSILJEVAC / USAF 9-29-72 NVN"

ITEM DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Item Weight: 4.7g
Item Width: 1.3cm
Item Depth: 6.8cm (Diameter) / 21.4cm (Circumference) / 5.8cm (Depth)

REMEMBRANCES

LEFT ON bracelet, commemorative POW*MIA
POSTED ON 2.24.2024
POSTED BY: Susan Jean Gardner (Bosiljevac)
Is there any way to acquire a bracelet that was left at the wall? My father was Capt. Michael J. Bosiljevac.
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