RCAF Women's Division Tunic

Item

Title

RCAF Women's Division Tunic

Description

A blue wool RCAF Women's Division (WD) service tunic with original brass buckled waist belt. The tunic is a small size and has the embroidered RCAF eagle badge on each shoulder. The Leading Aircraft Woman (LAW) embroidered propeller rank badge is sewn to each sleeve.

Date

c. 1943 - 1945

Identifier

013.047.001

Medium

Wool, cotton, brass

Provenance

Issued to Frances Jane Matthews. Frances joined the RCAF at Hamilton Ontario on 11 March, 1943. She was discharged from active service with the rank of LAW at Calgary, Alberta on 05 February, 1945.

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