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U.S. Army Nurse's Uniform From World War II

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Cloth
Summary
This uniform was worn by Ruth Eastman, a nurse in the U.S. Army 8th Evacuation Hospital unit, during World War II. The uniform consists of a tan jacket and skirt: jacket with gold buttons and brown trim and (3) patches: blue and white, red white and blue "A5", 4 gold bars; "Ruth A. Eastman" sewn into collar; skirt with "Ruth A. Eastman" in two places and "SBHolars T-3" sewn/tacked onto inner lining.
Date Created
circa 1943 - 1945
Collection
University of Virginia Medical Artifacts Collection
Location
Historical Collections & Services, Claude Moore Health Sciences Library, Charlottesville, Va.
Retrieval ID
artifacts01110
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