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Original 1941 WWII Airborne Devision US Military Service ...

Original 1941 WWII Airborne Division Paratrooper US Military Hat Cap Patch JF22. $212.49. ... + $5.50 shipping + $5.50 shipping + $5.50 shipping. US ARMY WW 2 M-1 HELMET LINER WESTINGHOUSE MAKER STAMP. $172.49 + $11.75 shipping + $11.75 shipping + $11.75 shipping. WWII US ARMY HELMET FRONT SEAM FIXED BALE WESTINGHOUSE LINER …

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Gieves & Hawkes Military Tailors - Gentleman's Gazette

Thomas Hawkes opened his first shop in 1771 on Brewer Street, in London, as a velvet cap maker. In the early 19th century, Hawkes provided British & continental regiments with caps and after his death, the business was continued as Hawkes & Co. After Hawkes was taken over by Henry Thomas White in 1860, it established itself as a military tailor.

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Military - Army, Navy, Air Force, Marine Hats and Caps ...

The first military hats were recorded in Ancient Greece and Rome. Made from metal, the early military headgears protect the head against any attacks. During the Renaissance period, there is a need to create lighter and simpler military hats because they can only afford to use metals in making artilleries. Military hats then were made from cloth ...

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British Military Cap Badges | Badges of the World

10th Princess Mary`s Own Gurkha Rifles White Metal Cap Badge. £8.00. 10th Royal Hussars Bi Metal Cap Badge. £15.00. 11th Hussars Anodised Aluminium. £12.00. 11th Hussars Brass Cap Badge. £12.00. 12th London Regiment The Rangers Blackened Cap Badge.

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History of hats - Britain Magazine

Anthropologist Ted Polhemus cites the pork pie hat and the Mod subculture as the perfect example. Originating in the mid-19th century, the pork pie hat (named for its resemblance to the dish) was the hat of choice for many well-dressed Victorian city dwellers, but morphed into a key element of London street style a century later.

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Herbert Johnson | Swaine Adeney Brigg

Finest quality bespoke headwear completely handcrafted to order. Most renowned for our oldest hat style 'The Poet' which was famously worn by Indiana Jones in the original trilogy. Find our full headwear range on our new dedicated Herbert Johnson website

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Scottish Hat

The Bowler hat, also known as a billy cock, bob hat, bombín (Spanish) or derby (United States). It is a hard felt hat with a rounded crown, originally created by the London Hat-makers Thomas and William Bowler in 1849. It has traditionally been worn with semiformal and informal attire. The bowler, a protective and durable […]

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Herbert Johnson Hatters

The Herbert Johnson 'Indiana Jones' Poet Hat Fedora is the work of a kind, attentive, and meticulous master Hatter to make an accurate and quality Indy fedora to offer the true Indy fan. There is no other fedora on the market today that comes as close to the original Raider's hat than this historic piece. I am extremely pleased with the work of ...

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Geo. Franks, Hatter - Cocked Hats

Geo. Franks, Hatter's hats are worn or on display at many of the premier historic sites and military museums in the USA - and internationally. Our customers are public historians, reenactors, Veterans, black powder shooters, SAR, collectors and others who appreciate authenticity and quality.

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Sun and Pith Helmets | Plunderer Pete's Militaria ...

The Canadian military adopted the Wolseley pattern helmet as part of the dress uniform and many regiments continue to wear it to this day. Here is a post-war Wolseley sun helmet to the Royal Canadian Army Service Corps. It was made by J. Compton Sons & Webb in London and is a size 7 1/8.

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Bancroft hat question - HEADGEAR [REF] USA - U.S ...

Bancroft applied for a patent, but wasn't granted until around 1945. It very much became associated with pilots and their leather jackets for that mystique. The original cost was $7.50 as compared to $14.00 for a Luxemberg or Berkshire, two of …

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British Military Badge Makers Marks.

US makers: Service Supply Company, Service Supply Rochester : UK makers: Brown : W.J. Dingley B'Ham: Firmin & Son : J.R. Gaunt & Son Ltd : Goldsmith & Silversmiths Company Ltd (frequently seen as G & S Co, or THE G&S Co / 112 REGENT ST/ LONDON) Hicks, Hicks & Sons London: R. LillicoReiche : McDougall / LONDON: Reich Folkestone: Smith & Wright ...

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Avon & Somerset Constabulary: Police Helmet Makers

The principal makers are listed below. Christys' & Co have been manufacturing hats in England since 1773. They have long supplied both the military and police. They supplied the London Metropolitan Police with the original 'stovepipe' top hat. In 1863 they supplied the new Custodian Police helmet which was based on the British Army Home ...

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Hat shops & milliners for ladies and gentlemen in London ...

Hat Shops & Milliners Hat shops & milliners for ladies and gentlemen in London, Home Counties & online, gents top hats, caps, berets, bowlers, trilbys, panamas and for ladies beautiful coordinating hats for outfits, headpieces and fascinators for weddings, christenings, Ascot, Henley, garden parties, ladies days, the races, special occasions, handmade, bespoke & …

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Military Hats & Headwear - Military Headdress - E.C.Snaith ...

Military hats & headwear, from peaks to cap covers and everything in between, crafted by skilled master technicians. Order yours via our online store. Can't find what you need? We'll make it - we're one of the last working metal armour makers & milliners. Expertly made head wear for those who serve.

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London Military Hats | Redbubble

Original London Military hats and caps designed and sold by artists. Dad hats and baseball caps with adjustable snapback and buckle closures to fit men's and women's heads.

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CUSTOM MADE MILITARY CAPS

CUSTOM MADE MILITARY CAPS. We are proud to offer a quality selection of custom made "High Profile" 5 Panel Wool Poly Blend and also 6 panel Wool Poly Blend U.S. Military ball caps for our customers. "High Profile" or "High Structured" caps mean that these caps stand tall in the front. Some of our custom cap selection are offered in Low Profile ...

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Tress & Co Hat Factory Southwark London – Tress of ...

Notes: The Founder of the Tress & Co. hat firm was Cooper Tress Snr. (1787-1869), son of William Tress and Sarah Clifford, of Upchurch, Kent, England. He was joined at the firm by his son, Cooper Tress Jnr. and later by Cooper Tress Jnr's sons, Sidney Cooper Tress and Herbert Charles Tress. Patents in The London Gazette 3rd March 1863 says ...

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Patey (London) Ltd | Royal Warrant Holders Association

Patey Hats are renowned manufacturers of headwear. From our workshop in south east London we specialise in manufacturing ceremonial hats, top hats, riding hats and military headwear. With both a ready-to-wear and bespoke service we are also able to work with you in creating unique headwear to your own specification.

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Wholesale Military Hats - Military Caps

Wholesale Military Hats - Military Caps IMPORTANT: Orders are processed in the order that they are received. At the time your order is processed, if your hat color/design order request is no longer in stock, we will contact you and you will have the option to substitute or be refunded.

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Our Heritage - Christys London 1773

Miller Christy travels south to employ his hat making skills and on March 1st 1773, in partnership with fellow Quaker Joseph Storrs, they set up a hat manufacturers in Whitehart Court, London. 1794 Following the retirement of Joseph Storrs, Miller Christy's two sons - Thomas and William - …

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