Uniform hat, WAVES regulation issue

uniform hat

CLOTHING & ACCESSORIES - HEADWEAR
USA
Circa 1943
0 x 0 x 0

Dark blue dress hat with white cap cover ; U. S. Navy WAVES regulation issue from World War II belonging to Yeoman First Class Carol H. Norman; part "a" is dark blue brim with ribbon embroidered in gold "U.S.NAVY"; label inside back has embroidered Waves insignia of 3 bladed propeller and foul anchor, states "MADE AND SOLD UNDER/ AUTHORITY OF U.S.NAVY/ W.A.V.E.S."; label inside back has printed "W.A.V.E.S./ NAME/ RATE/ CONTRACT NO. 105"; stamped on Rate line is "CAROL NORMAN"; small label has printed "22/ Cont. 105"; fastened to brim by 8 snaps is part "b", white cotton cap cover; duplicate of 1997.157.25.


1997.157.24.AB

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