Item 2016.257 - US Navy Rubberised Cotton Parka

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US Navy Rubberised Cotton Parka


  • 30 November 1944 (Creation)

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Olive drab pullover hooded parka made of synthetic resin coated cotton cloth. Large front placket opening fastening with four spring loaded metal hooks and eyes. The hood and waist have drawstring cords. Cotton tape to cuffs with 13-star metal buttons and two buttonholes. Size Medium

Country of Design: United States
Country of Manufacture: United States
Keywords: Military uniform, rain wear

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Rubberised cotton
Colour/Print: Olive drab
Details: Metal clips
Label: 3674 / Parka, Wet Weather / Medium / Construction A / Stock No. 72-P-2515 / Pattern dated 1/17/44 / Sigmund Eisner Col. / Cont. W-36-030-qm-11142 / Dated Nov. 30, 1944 / Q.M.C. Tent. Spec. / P.D.Q. No. 288-B / Phila. Q.M. Depot.

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