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ss flat hat

Article about: Hi Dimas, yes the soutach is the original factory applied one. Going by that the cap would be circa 1942 at the latest. The ink stamp to the lining is faded away to almost nothing, so any da

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    all what,s left.bought another day.still original green visible,after someone,s action within repaintingbut original.

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    good evening PhilBrown.by the the way this is my first piece ,after coming home frome one and half month journey to Norway.hat was laying right on the attic surface in old mans house(kurland pocket):thats the story i got from boy who found it.restoration no need-still nice to use on battlefield:just play some neglectful,intidy soldier.to be serious i will display it under glass surface of my working table.i like it very much.cloth is still soft.

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    you wrong PhilBROWN.THIS IS REAL CAP NO DOUBT.but i like your opinion

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    ok.just few minutesSo here they are
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    thanks Phil for keepeng this thread actual.happy hunting to you too

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    it looks like it was aged the wrong way

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    coastal cap in my opinion, artificially aged.
    Cheers
    John


    When you're wounded and left of Afghanistan's plains,
    An' the women come out to cut up what remains,
    Jest roll to your rifle an' blow out your brains,
    An' go to your Gawd like a soldier." - Rudyard Kipling

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    Jan
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    Looks good to me, soft parts have been eaten off...

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    I've seen that kind of liners, to me the cap looks OK, a lot of caps, etc was worn after the war repainted in to the starnge colors. The liner looks to me damaged due of rotten, not of the use. That is normal. IMHO original
    Regards,
    Dimas

    my Skype: warrelics

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    thanks for opinions cameraden.DAS IST ABSOLUT ORIGINAL

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