Trousers

Object Number: 
1946.192d
Date: 
1944
Medium: 
Wool, cotton, plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 2 x 15 x 47 in. ( 5.1 x 38.1 x 119.4 cm )
Marks: 
handwritten: inside waist, right side: "M2595" embroidered: inside above right rear pocket lining, on label: "W32 / L35" printed: inside, on underside of right front pocket lining, on label: "Trousers, Field, Officers, / Wool Serge O. D. / 32X35 / DU
Description: 
Olive drab wool serge trousers; 4 button fly with a tab that extends to the left which fastens to a button on the inside of the waist; 7 belt loops around the top; horizontal slit watch pocket to the right of the fly, diagonal slit pockets on both sides of the front, 2 horizontal slit rear pockets, left pocket buttons closed; 7 buttons around the inside of the waist, waist and pockets lined with white cotton.
Gallery Label: 
These trousers are part of a uniform worn by Charles T. Miller during World War II. He served in the 162nd Signal Photo Company (later 3908 Signal Service Battalion), Photo Headquarters of the European Theater of Operations (London and Paris), U.S. Army.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Charles T. Miller
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group