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Catalog Number 1972.118.001
Object Name Tunic
Collection Mrs. E. L. Jenks
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1918
Description WWI Army uniform coat; "1" on left sleeve; corporal stripes of right sleeve; 3 "slash" marks on lower left sleeve; "MG" on collar button; olive drab wool.
Dimensions H-36 W-24 D-12 inches
Material wool
Provenance History: (furnished by donor) This uniform was worn by Cpl. Edward L. Jenks, Company B 2nd Mgun Btn., First Division AEF (written on card in side mailing box). Further history furnished by donor i letter dated July 1, 1972: Cpl. Jenks wore this uniform in World War I; he went over with the first convoy; and he paraded in Paris.
People Jenks, Cpl. Edward L.
Search Terms Military
US
Army
World War I
WWI
Category Military