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Catalog Number 10617-2
Title Pants, Jodphurs, WW I, Khaki
Object Name Pants
Description U.S. military wool drab pants. Buttoned at the knee, these trousers have a six-button fly, two front pockets and two back flap pockets. Each pocket has a button closure for securing its contents. In addition to belt loops, this pair, size 33/36, also has metal cinchers along the back hip for extra fit.
COLORS: drab
Date 1915
Year Range from 1915
Year Range to 1919
Material wool
Used USA: Nebraska (Dawes), Fort Robinson
People Skaar, Ben
Other Name Pants, Men's, Military
Event World War I
History A native of Gaza, Iowa, Ben Skaar served with Company C, 5th Battalion, during World War I. He was stationed at Fort Robinson for training and then transferred to guard the Rock Island Arsenal.
Credit line Rev. E.S. Skaar, Renner, South Dakota
Collection Skaar, Rev. E.S.