WORLD WAR II
Raincoat

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Description WAVES Enlisted Raincoat: blue wool material; double breasted with dark blue plastic buttons; fold down collar with lapels; blue rayon lining; blue wool belt around waist; two hand pockets on front. Label reads "MADE AND SOLD UNDER/AUTHORITY OF U.S. NAVY/U.S. WOMEN'S NAVAL RESERVE
MFG'D FOR GOVERNMENTAL/USE ONLY UNDER PATENT/NOS. RE21676 & 2198064".
Dimensions W-18.5 L-40 inches
Year Range from 1942
Event World War II
Year range to 1945
Material Wool/Plastic
Makers mark MADE AND SOLD UNDER/AUTHORITY OF U.S. NAVY/U.S. WOMEN'S NAVAL RESERVE|MFG'D FO/*
Object ID 6681-1
Object Name Raincoat
People Mathwig, Lois R.
Roeder, Lois R. Mathwig
Used Mathwig, Lois R.
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