Uniform, Military
Uniform, Military
Uniform, Military
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Uniform, Military


Accession number: UKB/81/020
Category: Main garment
Date: 1943
Marks/Label: Interior marked: Canadian broad arrow stamping "Size 13/ Height 5'11" to 6'0"/ Breast 38" to 39"/ Master Craft Uniform Co. Reg'd/ 1943"
Group: Canadian
Military Unit: Royal Canadian Artillery
Description: Khaki serge battle jacket; Stand-and-fall collar; Red felt gorget patches with line of purple embroidery and brass gorget buttons; Shoulder straps with khaki metal buttons; Three cloth pips and King's Crown with red backing; Navy and red shoulder title of the Royal Canadian Artillery; Plain cuff with concealed button; Two patch pockets with box pleats, pointed flaps and concealed buttons, on front; Ribbon bar with nine ribbons, British Empire Medal, First World War British Service medal, First World War 1914-1918 Star, First World War Victory medal, British Defence medal, Canadian Volunteer Service medal with overseas clasp, War medal 1939-1945, King George V silver Jubilee, Colonial Auxiliary Forces Long Service medal; Fly front with four khaki metal buttons; Self belt with chrome buckle on right. Int: Inner pockets of khaki cotton cloth; linings of khaki cotton cloth; Khaki s erge trousers (b) with four belt loops with four khaki metal buttons at rear of waistband; Three khaki metal buttons on rear waistband; Hip pocket with pointed flap and concealed button; Side pockets; Patch pocket with box pleat and concealed button on upper right thigh; Large patch pocket with pointed flap and concealed button on upper left thigh; Fly front with five khaki metal buttons; Tab and three khaki metal buttons at lower edge of each leg. Interior: Six khaki metal buttons along upper edge of waistband; waistband, pockets and fly lined with khaki drill. Waistband stamped with Canadian Ordnance mark.