U. S. Naval Reserve Women's Reserve insignia of propeller and anchor

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U. S. Naval Reserve Women's Reserve insignia of propeller and anchor


  • circa 1944 (Creation)


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A 1 1/2" circle patch of navy blue background embroidered with reserve blue3-bladed propeller superimposed by a white anchor. Originally stored in envelope marked "Womens Medical Corps, USNR WWII," and on reverse "Murdina M. Desmond, 2210 Bellefontaine, Houston, Texas 77030."

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Creative Commons License 4.0, Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs. Images are to be used for educational purposes only, and are not to be reproduced without permission from The TMC Library, McGovern Historical Center, 1133 John Freeman Blvd, Houston, TX, 77030, mcgovern@library.tmc.edu, 713-799-7905

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MS 054 Murdina MacFarquhar Desmond, MD papers

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