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Title 255th Major's First World War Service Dress Tunic
Description Green First World War era major's service dress tunic with 255 Battalion badges on both lapels. QOR buttons on jacket, pockets and epaulettes although not all buttons are original to garment - most notably top button. QOR Canada metal shoulder badges attached to both epaulettes. Green long service cloth bar sewn above left breast pocket.
Catalog Number 01030.1
Object Name Uniform, Military
Year Range from 1914
Year Range to 1918
Dimensions H-31.496 W-15.354 inches
Search Terms 255th Battalion
Uniforms
World War, 1914-1918
Uniform
Condition Good
Condition Notes Some small (no more than 0.4mm) brown/red staining on front near bottom right pocket, on right sleeve on bottom (near crown) and above right breast pocket. Trim on right sleeve has become loose and has been temporarily repaired using what appears to be double sided tape.
Event World War, 1914-1918
People Kirkpatrick, Arthur E
Relation Show Related Records...
Notes Display label says Major Kirkpatrick, 255th Battalion however there was not Major Kirkpatrick with that battalion that we know of.