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Catalog Number 1988.132.002
Object Name Cap, Service
Collection Veldo Brewer
Year Range from 1942
Year Range to 1945
Description US Navy service cap; white cotton upper; eagle emblem on black wool background; eagle is silver colored coiled metallic thread; beak is red; silver shield; brass crossed anchors; brass rope and coiled thread; black woven hatband; chinstrap held in place with gold buttons; shiny black brim; leather sweatband inside; size 7; label inside: "The Berkshire"
Material wool, leather, brass
Provenance Worn by George D. McMichael during his service in the Pacific during WWII in a Navy Construction Battalion (SeaBees).
Search Terms military
WWII
World War II
US
Navy
Headwear
Category Military