World War II student identification tag
Diameter: 1 3/16 in. (3 cm)
Bakelite ID tag incised with name, birthdate, and ID number: "Marilyn Sambol / 5-27-37 / 23X1019NYC"
This identification tag was issued to Marilyn Sambol Moskowitz (b. 1937), a student at Brooklyn's P.S. 225. Such tags were issued to New York City public school students during World War II and worn in case of emergency.
Gift of Marilyn Sambol Moskowitz
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