cap, blue, service dress, General, United States Air Force
cap, badge and chin strap
Mid-blue, light weight wool cloth peaked cap. Cap has blue mohair cap band, black leather chin-strap affixed by two small dull silver-finish button. The cap badge is that of an officer in the USAF and is finished in dull silver metal. The peak is stiffened black cloth with a design in embroidered silver wire depicting fluffy clouds pierced through with bolts of lightening. The inside of the cap is lined in yellow satin with a plastic cover and light-weight brown leather sweat band.
This uniform presented to the IWM for inclusion in the American Air Museum Duxford. See file for details. The gift is from Ms Kelly Stewart and her half-brother, General Stewart's step-son.
(1) printed (on label inside cap)
(2) written (in pencil on piece of paper affixed with sticky-tape)
(1) A Deluxe Cap Tailored To Specifications 'The WolBro Stratosphere Weight Designed and Made By Wolf-Brown, Los Angeles, San Francisco, San Diego, California.