c. 1967
7.5 in HIGH x 9.75 in WIDE
(19.05 cm HIGH x 24.76 cm WIDE)
Gift on behalf of the Maritime Adminsitration, US Department of Transportation

White hat made of cotton fabric, round tube with ctton netting fabric on the top; stamped "Food handlers turn up, Style, Type, Class 2, Size Small." Found in the US Navy Ship General Nelson M. Walker. The last transports done by the ship before it was taken out of service was to bring troops from Vietnam in 1967. This is a collection of artifacts found on the ship after it was taken out of service.

Used: General Nelson M. Walker ship | Troop ship | Korean War | Vietnam War | U.S. Navy | Steward

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