Earle B. Taylor wore this jacket during World War I while he served in the Tank Corps in the United States and Europe. US Army M-1912 issue, size 6 regular 38; waist 34; length 28 1/4 ; sleeve 32 inches. Taylor took his training under Captain Dwight D. Eisenhower at Camp Colt, Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, the Army Tank Corps Training Center. This was Eisenhower’s first independent command.
Wool, bronze (buttons). L 77.0, W 78.0, D 10.5 (approx) cm
Eisenhower National Historic Site, EISE 15835.