Archive for Caps

Heer NCO M40 Feldmützen

Posted in Headwear with tags , , , on April 20, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_NSDAP_(1920–1945).svgThis is my Army version Feldmützen, essentially similar to the Luftwaffe one I have elsewhere on this site.

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Imperial Japanese Army Field Cap

Posted in Headwear with tags , , on April 17, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_Japan.svgThis is a cloth cap with a rough fibre lining. The sweatband is leather and there is some kanjii stamped into one side. On both sides there is the name Calvin scratched into the leather.

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Luftwaffe NCO M40 Feldmützen

Posted in Headwear with tags , , , on April 17, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_NSDAP_(1920–1945).svgThis is my M40 Luftwaffe field cap. What can I say, I like it, my wife wants to know why I need so many hats.

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Hitler Youth Flak Helpers Cap

Posted in Headwear with tags , , , on April 16, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_NSDAP_(1920–1945).svgThis is the issue woollen cap issued to HJ members who assisted with the flak (anti-aircraft) defence of Germany.

But first, here’s a picture of Pope Benedict in the same hat. Not saying anything, just a pope in a Nazi hat.

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Hitler Youth Black Motor Side Cap

Posted in Headwear with tags , , , on April 16, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_NSDAP_(1920–1945).svgThis is the black field cap to a motor unit of the Hitler Youth.

 

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Hitler Youth Summer Cap

Posted in Headwear with tags , , , on April 16, 2013 by The Dude

Flag_of_the_NSDAP_(1920–1945).svgThis is a “HJ-Sommermütze” or summer garrison cap. It has a bevo woven HJ diamond stiched onto the front.

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