Airplane Spotter Playing Cards WWII

Front of deck

Spotter Deck playing cards were first issued in 1943 to help train Civil Defense ground observers. This authentic reproduction deck includes three silhouettes on the face of the card: front view, side view and a view of the bottom of the aircraft as it would be seen from the ground. Includes airplanes from the United States, Great Britain, Germany, Japan and Italy.

This deck is produced by U.S. Games Systems, Inc., and is often found in military museum gift shops. This deck is unopened sealed in its original box.


U.S. Fighter P-38 Lightning

Back of deck showing sample card

Back of deck

Back of deck design