Item Details

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

Format
Online; Physical Object
Type
Cloth
Summary
This uniform was worn by Ruth Beery, chief nurse of the U.S. Army 8th Evacuation Hospital unit, during World War II. Light olive green uniform composed of button-down shirt with two breast pockets and pants; shirt: Ruth Beery sewn into collar, C[A]5242M tacked inside front; pants: 6081-3 W tacked to waistband.
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
artifacts01118
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