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 25994

ACCESSION DATE

08/15/2007

ASSOCIATED NAMES ON THE WALL
ITEM SUMMARY

Broken commemorative POW*MIA bracelet dedicated to U.S. Air Force Major (Maj) Martin John Massucci. The bracelet fragment bears partial engraved inscriptions specifying Maj Massucci's name & casualty date which read, "[...]N MASSUCCI / [...]-65". The artifact was left at The Wall by an anonymous donor between June - August 2007.

ITEM DESCRIPTION

BROKEN COMMEMORATIVE POW*MIA BRACELET DEDICATED TO U.S. AIR FORCE MAJOR (MAJ) MARTIN JOHN MASSUCCI. THE OBJECT CONSISTS OF ONE-HALF (1/2) OF A FLAT STRIP OF RECTANGULARLY SHAPED, POLISHED ALUMINUM [?] METAL WITH ROUNDED ENDS BENT INTO A ROUGHLY CIRCULAR SHAPE TO FORM A BRACELET WHEN COMPLETE. AN ENGRAVED INSCRIPTION (IN-FILLED IN BLACK) AT THE EXTERIOR, OBVERSE OBJECT SURFACE OF THE BRACELET BEARS MAJ MASSUCCI'S PARTIAL NAME & CASUALTY DATE, "[...]N MASSUCCI / [...]-65".

ACCESSION GROUP

VIVE-00230

ASSOCIATED ITEM TEXT

Text of the engraved inscription upon the exterior object surface is transcribed in full, as follows: [Exterior, obverse object surface, engraved inscription] "[...]N MASSUCCI / [...]-65"

ITEM DIMENSIONS AND WEIGHT

Item Weight: 9.4g
Item Width: 1.3cm
Item Depth: 3.2cm (Diameter) / 10.0cm (Circumference) / 4.7cm (Depth)