An American airman shows of the flak jacket that saved his life.
Unissued / unused material - dates and location unclear or unknown.
Two American airmen stand by the tail gun of a B17 Bomber. Closer shots show the officer removing pieces of metal from the flak jacket on the other man's chest. It looks like the flyer was hit by a 20 mm cannon round and was saved by his protective equipment. CU of man whose life was saved holding up bullet that hit him.