Cap, garrison

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Description WAVES Enlisted Garrison Cap: blue wool material; label sewn on inside with anchor, blue on blue "MADE AND SOLD UNDER/AUTHORITY OF THE U.S. NAVY/W.A.V.E.S"; label sewn to inside, black on white "W.A.V.E.S./NAME Louise Mathwig/RATE.../CONTRACT NO. 113". Insignia for left side of cap is not present. These caps were not authorized for wear until January 15, 1945.
Year Range from 1945
Event World War II
Year range to 1945
Material Wool
Object ID 6681-12
Object Name Cap, garrison
People Mathwig, Lois R.
Roeder, Lois R. Mathwig
Used Mathwig, Lois R.
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