Shirt

Object Number: 
1946.192c
Date: 
1943-1945
Medium: 
Wool, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 1/2 x 21 1/2 x 33 1/2 in. ( 6.4 x 54.6 x 85.1 cm )
Description: 
Brown khaki-colored worsted wool long-sleeved shirt; closed double collar; 7 buttons down the front, 2 breast pockets with flaps which button closed; open sleeves with false cuffs which button closed with 2 buttons set horizontally making the wrist adjustable, triple chevron patch on each shoulder; yoke across the back of the shoulders, back in one panel; inside has a flap on the left from the collar half way down, which buttons over to the right side double-breasted-style.
Gallery Label: 
This shirt is part of a uniform worn by Charles T. Miller during World War II. He served in the 162nd Signal Photo Company (later 3908 Signal Service Battalion), Photo Headquarters of the European Theater of Operations (London and Paris), U.S. Army.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles T. Miller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group