1944 - 1959
This is a U.S. Army Nurse Corp women's summer uniform. The dress is made from a tan cotton fabric as is the belt. The rank stitched onto the sleeves of this uniform denotes the wearer as achieving the rank of Army Specialist 4. The silver collar disks indicate the wearer is part of the U.S. Army and in the medical field. Associated with this dress is a garrison cap which is linked below. All three items (dress, belt, and cap) are stamped number P-6385 (see the cap for the photograph of the stamp).
To view the cap associated with this uniform please click the link below.
Number of Pieces
This measurement is the dress size printed on the inside label of the dress. All measurements were taken in centimeters. Measurements are listed as “length by width by height” or “height by diameter” unless otherwise noted.
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The Barbara H. Hagan School of Nursing: Historical Collection. (2017). "Uniform: Army Nurse - 2" [Photograph]. Retrieved from http://digitalcommons.molloy.edu/nur_hagan/452