Minnesota Home Guard Motor Corps uniform

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Titles Minnesota Home Guard Motor Corps uniform
Description Minnesota Home Guard Motor Corps olive drab wool flannel uniform sack coat and service cap worn by Carl M. Stendal. The cotton twill lined coat (A) has four flap-type patch pockets, plain cuffs, a high standing band collar with "MINNESOTA HOME GUARD / MOTOR CORPS" and "MRG" collar discs, dull bronze Great Seal buttons, and a silver "SHARPSHOOTER" badge at the left breast dated "1919-21-22". The cotton lined service cap (B) has a leather visor and chin strap with a dull bronze "MINNESOTA HOME GUARD / MOTOR CORPS" disc on the crown.
Quantity 1 item
Format Content Category: artifacts
Measurements 29 1/2 inches length (1987.237.1.A, coat)
18 1/2 inches width (1987.237.1.A, coat, shoulder)
5 inches height (1987.237.1.B, hat)
10 inches diameter (1987.237.1.B, hat)
Nomenclature military uniform
coat (garment)
cap (headgear)
Materials wool (textile)
cotton (textile)
bronze (metal)
Creation Issued by: Minnesota Home Guard, Motor Corps, Company A
Made in: Minneapolis, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Subjects Owned/used by: Stendal, Carl M.
Retailed by: Maurice L. Rothschild & Co.
Used during: World War I
Used in: Minnesota, United States
Military. 1914-1918 (World War I). Clothing. Uniforms
Military. 1919-1938 (post-World War I). Clothing. Uniforms
Dates Use: 1918 - 1922
Holding Type 3D Objects
Identifiers 1987.237.1.A,B (Accession Number)

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