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

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Cloth
Summary
This coat was worn by Ruth Beery, chief nurse of the U.S. Army 8th Evacuation Hospital unit, during World War II. It is a long, olive green coat, size 14R; tag: Mfg'd for governmental use only under patent Nos. Re. 21676 & 2198064.
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
artifacts01115
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