Item Id: HS22013
Heer EM/NCO's M42 Field Cap
Field grey uniform cloth. Two grey painted pebbled buttons on front of turn-up. Single BEVO field grey national cap eagle neatly hand sewn to the cap. National cockade is machine sewn to front. Metal ventilation grommets on each side with correct crimping.
Inside has silver/grey rayon lining. The lining is well marked “BERLAGO 1942 10 55. Which means, Berlin Lago, year of production 1942 “10” most likely month of production October and “55” for size 55. The cap is also stamped “B. II. 42”, Berlin depot or suply nr 2 and year of production 1942. Inside with a rather stiff internal cap reinforcement.
The cap is in very good condition with some storage wear, light moth runnings to obverse. Inside with light stains from use.
Textbook M42 field cap in very good condition!!