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Catalog Number 01045
Object Name Uniform, Military
Credit line Presented to the General Mercer Masonic Lodge through the kindness of V. Wor. Bro A.J.A. Nelson
Title Dress Tunic of Major General M.S. Mercer
Description Rifle Green single breasted service dress tunic which belonged to Major General M.S. Mercer prior to the First World War. Tunic has red staff flashes on collar and cuffs. Has five black frog closures on Front. and black piping on collar and cuffs. Braided epaulette has one pip and one crown of a Lieutenant Colonel.
Material Fabric
Year Range to 1916
Dimensions W-16.929 L-28.346 inches
Search Terms Uniforms
Commanding Officer
Tunic
Uniform
Condition Excellent
Condition Notes Some pulled threads in piping, fading to garment due to light damage, some staining on cuffs (interior and exterior). Material at top of collar is shredding slightly.
Event World War, 1914-1918
People Mercer, Malcolm
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