What Did Children Wear in the 1940s?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Mar 28, 2020 10:07:51 AM ET

Boys in the 1940s commonly wore trousers or shorts with long socks and blazers, while young girls wore short dresses. Babies during the 1940s wore gowns, vests, bonnets and booties. Toddlers would wear overalls, jersey suits and buster suits.