Military Uniform
Military Uniform
Military Uniform
Military Uniform
Military Uniform
Military Uniform
Military Uniform


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Collection Tier:
Tier 2

World War I
Clothing and Accessories
Women's Clothing
Uniforms ➔ Military Uniform

Identifier:
175201
Description:
This two-piece uniform is a United States Navy Reserve uniform from the United States Armed Forces. It was worn during World War I. 

Ths uniform is made of navy blue wool and is comprised of two pieces that include a jacket and a skirt. The jacket has a patch on the proper left shoulder that represents yeoman Petty Officer First Class ranking. 

Yeoman (F) was a rank in World War I for women who enlisted in the United States Navy Reserve. 
Date:
1916 – 1918
Materials:
Wool
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Amos Nordman
Rights:

Makers/Donors
Amos Nordman

United States Navy Reserve
The United States Navy Reserve, also known as USNR, was founded in 1915 as the United States Naval Reserve. It is a service branch of the United States Navy that specializes in providing strategic depth and operational capabilities. The USNR works to aid the Navy, Marine Corps, and Joint Forces in the full range of military operations from peace to war. In 2005 the name was changed to the United States Navy Reserve. 
Related Place
Grand Rapids
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