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    USAF cap era and rank
    USAF cap era and rank

    Hey guys, I've had this cap in the closet for quite a while and finally decided to post it. Picked it up at an antique shop for $25 here in Texas. I'm hoping to get a ballpark idea of what era its from as I know nothing about these. Vietnam era? More modern? Any other info is also welcome guys. Thanks so much as always.
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    I would say 50's, 60's era, rank is junior officer, 2/lieut, through captain.
    I have one for a senior officer, but the cheap chinstrap broke in numerous places; first time I ever had that happen on a US cap.

    BobS

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    Good to know. First one I've ever purchased.
    We have met the enemy and have learned nothing more about him. I have, however, learned some things about myself. There are things men can do to one another that are sobering to the soul. It is one thing to reconcile these things with God, but another to square it with yourself. - Robert Leckie

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    What year would this be?
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    Quote by Jmeeks089 View Post
    What year would this be?
    This is an enlisted ranks cap; I would say 50's or 60's.
    I have never seen a US cap's peak crack like that. Even my M1902 Cavalry dress visor cap looks much better.

    BobS

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