One of our customers sent us this WW1 picture showing WWI gunners from the British Royal Artillery, with one wearing, most likely a Number 58 Whistle.
One of our valued customers wearing his 23/230 Whistle on his A2 Flight Jacket whilst entertaining corporate celebrities in Singapore. The flash is very bright!
The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge - William and Kate are presented with Hudson Whistles
On the 22'd of November 2017 the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge visited several companies in Birmingham, UK. Hudsons was one of the companies visited and the Duke was suitably impressed with his Air Ministry Thunderer whistle with presentation box and Kate received one of our minature silver sporting whistle necklaces.
WW2 RAF, USAAF and Army whistle, Number 58. These were originally used in WWI & continued into WWII and is still made by the original wartime supplier. The whistle is larger than the Air Ministry 23/230 whistle - it measures approximately 50mm x 23mm x 30mm. It is marked 'J. HUDSON & Co BIRMINGHAM' and the year of manufacture (1939 to 1945). It has the British (Empire) 'W arrow D' (War 'Crows Foot' Department) Marking on one side.
June 22nd, 2017
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