Similar, if not identical to the USN's watch cap, the AAF A-4 cap was issued to ground crew and mechanics for colder working conditions, made with the same worsted wool 6 segments top for superior fit and comfort, these caps are perfect replicas, right down to the rayon woven spec label inside.
Activated in 1942 the 'Air Apaches' where the first AAF combat group sent to the Pacific theatre during world war two. Predominantly flying specially converted the B-25 Mitchell's, a twin engine, medium weight bomber, they became famous for their ground strafing attacks, and ended the war as one of the most decorated units.
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