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Object ID 040.2077
Description Black wool naval uniform top belonged to Mr. Whalen.

Navy uniform; Dress blue jumper, no pants. Size 36R. Label on back neck under collar. 31 written in ink on label.

Three white stripes around cuffs and around collar. Left sleeve has three green stripes with white insignia above them. Right sleeve has USS coral Sea with white emblem below. White braid in three stripes on cuff and jumper collar indicate regulation Navy issue. Green braid stripes indicate times enlisted, 3 years. USS Coral Sea was a WWII aircraft carrier. White insignia with wings and anchors worn on sleeve above the green slanted stripes.
Object Name Uniform, Military
Collection Snoqualmie Valley Historical Museum Permanent Collection
Caption 040.2077. Whalen's Navy Wool Uniform Top (1)
Search Terms WWII
1940s
North Bend
Military
People Whalen, Mr.