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U.S. Hospital Corps Belt

U.S. Hospital Corps Belt

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Description
U.S. Hospital Corps Belt, Model 1910. Khaki colored canvas belt with ten empty pocket pouches for medical supplies. Black metal closures. For field use by medical staff in World War I.
Object Name
belt, waist
date made
ca. 1918
associated date
1903 - 1916
Physical Description
canvas (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 31 in x 5 in x 5 in; 78.74 cm x 12.7 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
AF.19115
catalog number
19115
accession number
62728
World War I
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Political and Military History: Armed Forces History, Military
Military
Health & Medicine
Modern Medicine and the Great War
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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