Trousers

Object Number: 
1948.502c
Date: 
1914-1918
Medium: 
Gaberdine, metal, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 16 x 43 in. ( 3.8 x 40.6 x 109.2 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: inside waistband, right side: "Major John H. Marsching"
Description: 
Pair of tan-colored gaberdine trousers; zipper fly which buttons at the top; 7 belt loops around the waistband; vertical slit pockets at the side seams; 2 horizontal rear pockets with flaps which button closed; 6 buttons around the inside of the waistband, waistband and pockets lined with white cotton.
Gallery Label: 
These trousers are part of a uniform that was worn by Major John H. Marsching when he served in the 2nd Division, A.E.F. U.S. Army, during World War I. The Society also owns the other pieces to this uniform.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. John H. Marsching
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group