A rare early Vietnam War Zippo lighter! Bearing Patent 2032695 to both case and lighter, this case bears an enameled insignia of the US Constabulary. Reverse is engraved PVT PASQUALE F.
PLASCANICA CO "B" 54th ENGINEERS (ENGRS) C. BN BEST ENGINEER COMPANY US CONSTABULARY 1950. This patent was used 1937-50, so lighter likely dates a year earlier.
Good shape with wear to reverse and a couple pinhead dents to top of lid. The item "C1949 Korean War Zippo Lighter 54th Engineers Constabulary Named Military Police" is in sale since Friday, April 27, 2018. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Tobacciana\Lighters\Zippo\Military". The seller is "bdnad" and is located in Portland, Maine.This item can be shipped worldwide.