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Trousers

Trousers
Title
Trousers
Date 
1944
Medium 
Wool, cotton, plastic
Dimensions 
Overall: 2 x 15 x 47 in. ( 5.1 x 38.1 x 119.4 cm )
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.
Credit Line 
Gift of Charles T. Miller
Object Number 
1946.192d
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 / DUTCHESS-ROYAL MFG. CO. / P. O. No. 11170 / Dated May 26, 1944 / Q. M. C. Tent. Spec. / P. Q. D. No. 353A / Dated 4/12/44 / Pattern Dated April, 1941 / Phila. Q. M. Depot"
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.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group