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Glove; Army Nurses Uniform

From the Collection of Warrnambool RSL Sub Branch Cnr Merri & Liebig Streets Warrnambool Victoria

Description
Brown leather and suede glove. One of a pair, leather palm with suede top.
Size
Length 200mm; Width at wrist 100mm
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Object Registration
0038.6
Historical information
This glove is one of a pair and is part of the uniform worn by Sister Winifred Ride during World War 2. Nurses played a key role in the conflict through their care and compassion to the servicemen who were wounded and sick.
When Made
1940-1942
Significance
The nurses uniform is symbolic of the sacrifice and service of the many women who served their country in WW2.
Inscriptions & Markings
inside mark "Size 7"
Last updated
12 Apr 2019 at 1:38PM