WW1 OR's TRENCH CAP IN SERGE WOOL
An excellent condition other ranks ’Trench’ cap.
‘Soft’ serge khaki wool cap of the type typically in use by many British troops by the latter stages of 1915.
Wool body is moth and damage free, showing light to moderate service wear.
Oil skin inner upper lining with blue grey ’shirt’ material head band.
Tan brown leather chin band held in place by leather GS buttons.
Brass George V Royal Engineers Cap badge fitted by single blade slider. (Appears to be the only badge ever fitted).
Becoming hard to find, especially in this condition.
Would be hard to better for condition !
This is a SOLD Item.
It is currently on view in Mons Military Antiques ‘Archive Pages’ of previously stocked and sold items....For items currently on sale from Mons’ go to the ‘On-Line Shop’ pages !