Trousers

Object Number: 
1946.173b
Date: 
1941-1942
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 1/2 x 14 1/4 x 44 in. ( 3.8 x 36.2 x 111.8 cm )
Marks: 
stamped: inside waistband, above right pocket: "G R ROBERTS" handwritten: right pocket lining: "409 / (illeg.)" stamped: inside waistband, above left pocket: "(illeg.) / OCT. '42"
Description: 
Dark olive drab wool trousers; 5 button fly; 7 belt loops around waistband; right side horizontal slit watch pocket, vertical slit pockets at the side seams, no rear pockets; waist and pockets lined with white cotton.
Gallery Label: 
These trousers are part of a uniform that was probably worn by Staff Sergent Edward N. Wyant when he served in the Marine Corps during World War II. The Society also owns the other pieces to this uniform.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Edward N. Wyant
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group