Traveling Trunk Program

What’s in the trunk?

World War II
(1939-1945 / US 1941-1945)

Contains representative items used by both Allied and Axis troops during WWII. Unless noted, all items are original and not reproductions.

M1941field jacket (reproduction)
Shirt, US, wool OD, with sergeant stripes
Trousers, US enlisted, wool
M1943 field jacket
Sweater, US, wool OD (1980s, but identical to WWII style)
Socks, US, wool
Dress uniform, enlisted with US and artillery lapel insignia
Garrison cap, US enlisted
Women’s coat, US officer, complete with two shoulder patches, service ribbon bar, officers’ insignia on epaulettes and    lapels
M1 US steel helmet with reproduction chinstraps
M1 US helmet liner (Korean War era but same as WWII)
M1940 Russian steel helmet
Japanese steel helmet with reproduction liner
German steel helmet with reproduction liner
Canteen and cup, US, with reproduction cover
Mess kit, US
M1923 cartridge belt (reproduction)
M1928 field pack with mess kit pouch attached to pack
Mess kit, US, dated 1944, with knife, fork, and spoon
M1942 first aid pouch, US, reproduction
M1936 suspenders, US, reproduction
US Army Service Gas Mask
US Soldier’s Handbook
Leggings, US
Sleeping bag with cover, US
An assortment of US badges, medals and patches (individually numbered and identified on the inventory contained     in the trunk)
12 art prints showing uniforms worn by Allied and Axis forces during the war