Just thought Id tell you that the little AC on the back case means Air Corp. The USAF was the US Army Air Corp USAAC and only part of the Army until June 1941 when the USAF was set up so its an early war air crew timer. This listing is for one of the most fascinating timepieces ever produced by Elgin, or any other watchmaker for that matter. Known as the "Bomber's timer, " this Type A-8 stop watch was made for US Air crews during WWII to assist in navigation and other tasks, such as measuring speed at high altitude (using landmarks below).The watch is equipped with the "Jitterbug" high beat movement that beats at an amazing 108,000 bph making this a true foudroyante dial that goes round in just 10 seconds. The item "Elgin 1940's US ARMY Military WWII A-8 Watch Timer Jitterbug Movement" is in sale since Thursday, July 12, 2018.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Watches\Wristwatches". The seller is "rustedraccoon" and is located in South Fulton, Tennessee.
This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, China, Mexico, Germany, Japan, France, Australia.