Contact Us | Press Room   

Museum logo

Object Record

  • Email This Page
  • Send Feedback
Catalog Number 2011.168.003
Object Name Neckerchief
Collection Jeannie Neely
Year Range from 1950
Year Range to 1954
Description U.S. Navy black satin neckerchief - rolled and tied as it would be worn with enlisted dress uniform.
Dimensions W-36 L-36 inches
Material Rayon, acetate
Provenance Bobbie Lee Neely was from Webber Falls, Oklahoma. He served in the United States Navy from 1948-1950. When the Korean War broke out, he re-enlisted in the Navy in August 1950 and served until 1954. He was a Petty Office Third Class Machinist's Mate aboard the U.S.S. Bairoko CVE 115.

People Neely, Bobbie Lee
Search Terms military
Category Military