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Uniform

Description

World War I Uniform belonging to Jessup More Milstead (1893-1974). Uniform includes one wool field jacket (2015.3.1) with two overseas service chevrons, one honorable discharge chevron, and a 79th Division patch, and one pair of wool service breeches (2015.3.2). Collection also includes a Service Medallion - 312th Machine Gun Battalion Company D (2015.3.3) and a wool overseas cap with Honorable Discharge chevrons (2015.3.4), two wool puttees (2015.3.5a-b), a campaign Medal for Muesse Argonne Defense Sector (2015.3.6), and lastly a 1917 National Army Collar Disk (2015.3.7). Jessup More Milstead, from Charles City, Maryland, served with Company D 312th from June 20, 1918 to June 9, 1919.

Creator

unknown

Date

circa 1917-1918

Materials

Wool, metal

Resource ID

12005

Credit Line

Gift of Richard Milstead

Digital Publisher

Digital resource provided by the Maryland Center for History and Culture

Rights

This digital image is made available here for private study, scholarship, and research. Commercial and other uses are prohibited without the permission of the Maryland Center for History and Culture. For more information, visit the MCHC’s Reproductions and Permissions web page.