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Description Collar: white linen; pointed ends; button holes at throat and in back for attachment to shirt; printed inside collar in black "ARROW/C LUETT, PEABODY & CO, INC./U.S.A. 4420"; printed inside collar in black "DUNCAN/ROLL FRONT 14 3/4"; stamped inside collar "NWR"; inked inside collar "NWR".

Nile W. Roeder was born in Oshkosh, WI on November 11, 1917. He served in the United States Navy during World War II and served on a destroyer doing convoy and antisubmarine duty. He rose to the rank of Lieutenant Commander. He married Lois R. Mathwig on October 5, 1946. He graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, and worked at the Continental Clothing Company for 43 years. He died in Oshkosh, WI in June 1979.
Dimensions W-1.375 L-15.5 inches
Year Range from 1942
Event World War II
Year range to 1945
Material Linen
Object ID 6681-20
Object Name Collar
People Roeder, Nile W.
Used Roeder, Nile W.
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