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Catalog Number 1972.118.003
Object Name Cap, Garrison
Collection Mrs. E. L. Jenks
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1918
Description U.S. Army World War I enlisted overseas olive drab wool garrison cap
Dimensions H-4.5 L-10.5 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 inside mailing box). Further history furnished by donor in letter dated July 1, 1972: Cpl. Jenks wore this uniform in World War I; he went over with the first convoy; he paraded in Paris.
People Jenks, Cpl. Edward L.
Search Terms Military
US
Army
World War I
WWI
Headwear
Category Military