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  • Other titles
    • field uniform: skirt, Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps (descriptive name)
    • Lieut. Col. (Principal Matron) Vera Ellen RRC, MNZ (RNZNC) (associated name)
    • uniform, nursing
  • Description
    Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps field uniform skirt, post WW2
    Part of uniform of Lieutenant Colonel Vera Ellen RRC MNZ
    dark green straight skirt with pleat down centre front, zip closure at back with button on waistband
    label on inside reading: DEFENCE PROPERTY / DRDS -CLO-197 / MADE IN NEW ZEALAND BY / LANE WALKER RUDKIN LTD. / SIZE 14 AVERAGE
  • Other Number
    2001.25.319.2
  • Accession number
    2001.25.319.2
  • Accession date
    15 August 2001
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
skirt, 2001.25.319.2, Photographed by Denise Baynham, digital, 24 Oct 2017, © Auckland Museum CC BY
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Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tamaki Paenga Hira, 2001.25.319.2 Brent Mackrell Collection
  • Notes
    Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps : field uniform : skirt : post WW2
    Part of uniform of Lieutenant Colonel Vera Ellen RRC MNZ JP.

    Vera Ellen, born 1926, was with the Royal New Zealand Nursing Corps (Territorial) from 1965 to 1975, retiring as Lieutenant Colonel (Principal Matron), 2nd Field (General) Hospital.
  • Event
    Post WW2
  • Person
  • Place
  • Date
    1965-1975
    1 January 1965 to 31 December 1975
  • Subject category
  • Collection
  • Production
    Lane, Walker, Rudkin Ltd (military outfitter)
    New Zealand
    [1965-1975]
    post-WW2, wars
  • Signature/marks
    DEFENCE PROPERTY / DRDS -CLO-197 / MADE IN NEW ZEALAND BY / LANE WALKER RUDKIN LTD. / SIZE 14 AVERAGE  (maker's label)
  • Consists of
    0 - Whole › cloth
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 675mm
      (size 14)
    • 0 - Whole width across waist : 355mm
  • Classification
  • Classification Documents
    nomenclature
    Revised Nomenclature for Museum Cataloging (Primary Title)
    A Revised and Expanded Version of Robert G. Chenhall's System for Classifying Man-Made Objects. (Other Title)
    Robert Chenhall
    Nashville/Tennessee/USA  (Place of Publication)  (nomenclature)
  • Record created
    7 July 2006

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