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Garrison cap

Object Number: 
1949.255
Date: 
1940-1945
Medium: 
Wool, other textile, leather, braid, metal
Dimensions: 
folded: 5 1/4 x 11 x 1 in. ( 13.3 x 27.9 x 2.5 cm )
Marks: 
embroidered: on one side of cap: "AMERICAN / US / LEGION" and "NEW YORK" painted metal: pinned on other side of cap: "623"
Description: 
Blue wool felt garrison cap with seal of the American Legion embroidered in yellow, blue and brown above "NEW YORK" embroidered in yellow; gold painted metal numerals, "623," attached on one side; trimmed with narrow yellow braid.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Herman Schweinert
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group