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Crossley Ptn 1940

Crossley Ptn 1940
Serial No: n/a
Period: WWII
Reference: 69/V/373
Museum: Cosford
Location: War in the Air
On Display: Yes

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Designed in 1940, especially for the RAF, this vehicle provided large quantities of foam designed to clear a path through a fire to rescue casualties from crashed aircraft. The foam was produced using a mixture of Saponin, water and compressed air.

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