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Accession Number: 1983.3975.1.1

Physical Description: U.S. Army field uniform. .1) Olive drab "Eisenhower" field jacket. .2) Olive drab wool pants. Zipper fly. Green plastic waistband button. Green satin loop to attach to jacket projecting from center front waistband. Two side seam pockets. Right front coin pocket. High waistband back. Two button-flap back pockets. Five large wedge shaped belt loops. Two brown buttons on outside back waistband. Waistband and fly lined in green satin. Pockets lined in off-white cotton.

History of Object: Uniform worn by Dwight D. Eisenhower while Supreme Allied commander of the Allied Expeditonary Forces during World War II.

Date: Between 1944 and 1947

Dimensions (in cm): L: 25 1/8"; W: 25 1/8"

Index Terms

Associations and Subjects

    Individual: Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969
    Business / Organization: United States. Army
    Event: World War, 1939-1945
    Theme/topic: Military

Status: Cataloged

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