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Discussion in 'Uniforms, Personal Gear (Kit) and Accessories' started by Ciszu, Apr 15, 2018.

  1. Ciszu

    Ciszu New Member

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    Dear Members,

    I kindly ask you to identify this kind of cap for US WWII army.


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    Thanks in advance.

    Greetings,
     
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    OpanaPointer I Point at Opana Staff Member Patron   WW2|ORG Editor

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    Can you post the rest of the picture?
     
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    Here you are, but I guess it is nothing change.
     

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    That is almost certainly not WW2 USGI. That is a still from the 1970 movie Kelly's Heroes.

    Not visible in that photo, but the loader wears a fez. Hardly an historically accurate film.
     
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    That's comedy war ;p
    Shepherd Sanders as "the Turk," the gunner of Oddball's tank crew who always wears a fez.
     
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    I always thought that line was "Lock the cat-box". ;)
     
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    The greatest fez wearer of all time...Tommy Cooper.
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    Cap, Baseball, Hollywood, M-1970.
     
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    US airman in a fez.
    link > UNITED STATES ARMY AIR FORCES (USAAF) IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945 | Imperial War Museums
     
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    And...
    link> UNITED STATES EIGHTH AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945 | Imperial War Museums
     
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    Those American airmen loved wearing a fez, here's another one.
    link> UNITED STATES EIGHTH AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945 | Imperial War Museums
    and UNITED STATES EIGHTH AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945 | Imperial War Museums
     
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    A US airman with a Fez & a MG42.
    link> UNITED STATES EIGHTH AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945 | Imperial War Museums
     
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    Last one.
    link> UNITED STATES EIGHTH AIR FORCE IN BRITAIN, 1942-1945 | Imperial War Museums
     
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    The pink paint certainly sent a message.
     
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