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WWII Caps Society Brand Hat Co.

2016-2-23  We provide made-to-order crusher caps with your choice of fabric, color of lining, and style of braid. We are also the only authorized manufacturer of the iconic Bancroft Flighter, the most famous crusher cap of WWII. Our reproduction Flighters are identical in every aspect to the originals from WWII.

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Flighters Society Brand Hat Co.

2016-2-23  The Bancroft Flighter is the king of crusher caps. It is the cap that revolutionized military headwear with the introduction of the soft, flexible, single-ply visor, ushering in an era of aces and aircrews who were identified as much by their Flighter caps as their pilot wings. Do not be fooled by caps

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Bancroft Hat - Shop Military Collectibles

1958 Usaf Air Force Blue Service Visor Hat Cap 6 7/8 Crusher Serge Wool Bancroft. Vintage Bancroft Military Caps Hat Navy Blue Gold Band Size 7 1/4 W/box - $42.50. Vintage Bancroft Military Caps Hat Navy Blue Gold Band Size 7 1/4 W/box. Bancroft Military Visor Hat Cover Sz 7 3/8and039and039 With Rotc Army Eagle Torch Badge - $54.11.

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Original U.S. WWII P-51 Mustang Fighter Pilot Crush Cap

Original Item: One-of-a-kind. This is the second cap we have had from the same pilot. We got two from the same collection. This fantastic crush cap is named to Lieutenant ERSKINE H. RIVERS who served as a P-51 Mustang fighter pilot during WWII. His primary missions were flying escort and providing ground support from Honnington Air Base in Bury, St. Edmonds, England. He was assigned to the ...

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USAAF Bancroft 'Flighter' Visor Cap, History

Bancroft 'Flighter'. Topical pattern. Small to medium size. Pale tan cotton lightweight cap with a single thickness (true crusher type) russet brown peak. Beige satin lining with greasecloth crown. The cap appears to be in unused but 'storage aged' condition due to some mothing issues. There is a small moth hole to the side near the vent eyelets (see photo) and 4 tiny holes to the crown.

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WWII USAAF Crush Cap - US Wings

This caused the sides of the caps to become crushed. Eventually, the caps retained their floppy “crushed” look, giving the pilot who wore it the look of a seasoned veteran. Our WWII USAAF Crush Cap recreates that “50 Mission” look without having to fly 50 missions! Of course, the cap

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析 - Sohu

2018-6-9  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条,而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析-爱卡汽车网论坛

2018-6-9  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条(帽撑),而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析

2018-6-8  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条,而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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Home - Bernard Cap Genuine Military Headwear Apparel

2020-3-22  Bernard Cap is a leading manufacturer of fine quality uniform headwear, apparel, and accessories for U.S. and foreign military forces, service academies, airlines, police, security, and other organizations. Known for delivering superior quality, service, and pricing since 1974 — we pride ourselves in a rich heritage of manufacturing products ...

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USAAF Bancroft 'Flighter' Crusher Cap

R.C. Kraut was a bombardier with the 55th Bomb Wing, 15th AAF in Italy flying on B-17G's. The cap comes with a small b+w photo of Kraut in his A-2 jacket wearing this hat. This is a true crusher cap with the single thickness of leather on the peak making it very flexible. Bancroft 'Flighters' are generally acknowledged as the cream of AAF caps.

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USAAF Bancroft 'crusher' visor cap - Historic Flying Clothing

Bancroft 'Flighter' markings to the inner leather band. No patent numbers marked, indicating this to be of definite WW2 manufacture. The greasepaper liner remains in place and the Bancroft logo can been seen on the satin beneath. Good badge. This is a true 'crusher' cap

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Original U.S. WWII P-51 Mustang Fighter Pilot Crush Cap

Original Item: One-of-a-kind. This is the second cap we have had from the same pilot. We got two from the same collection. This fantastic crush cap is named to Lieutenant ERSKINE H. RIVERS who served as a P-51 Mustang fighter pilot during WWII. His primary missions were flying escort and providing ground support from Honnington Air Base in Bury, St. Edmonds, England. He was assigned to the ...

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Flighter by Bancroft "Crusher" Hat WWII U.S. Army Air

2021-5-19  Bancroft Military Caps US Army Imported Fur Felt Pak Cap 7 3/8 Used Vintage Gold $71.25 $75.00 previous price $75.00 5% off 5% off previous price $75.00 5% off

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WW2 USAF “50 Missions” Bancroft Crusher Cap, complete

2015-9-2  WW2 USAF “50 Missions” Bancroft Crusher Cap, complete with gilt metal cap badge to the centre. Chocolate brown cloth top with green mohair band to the centre. Original chinstrap supported by gilt metal buttons. Interior shows some wear. Peak has inked details of the original owner to the underneath “Lt E D X-Marks the Spot Holman”.

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USN Cap Garrison Aviator by Bancroft - War Relics

2021-4-15  WW2 AAC Bancroft 'Flighter' crusher cap. In Cloth headgear-Western Allies 09-14-2015, 07:38 AM. Air Corps cadet "flighter" cap by Bancroft. In Cloth headgear-Western Allies 03-31-2014, 12:26 AM. Named Bancroft Flighter. In Cloth headgear-Western Allies 07-08-2012, 12:10 PM.

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WWII USAAF Crush Cap - US Wings

This caused the sides of the caps to become crushed. Eventually, the caps retained their floppy “crushed” look, giving the pilot who wore it the look of a seasoned veteran. Our WWII USAAF Crush Cap recreates that “50 Mission” look without having to fly 50 missions! Of course, the cap

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Headgear – Griffin Militaria

WWII Named Army Officer “Columbia-Flight” Brand True Crusher Khaki Visor Cap $ 250.00. ... WWII Bancroft “Flighter” True Crusher U.S. Army Officer Visor Cap $ 275.00. Item Number: 52631. SOLD! British Made WWII U.S. Army Officer Visor Cap Size 7 1/4 $ 325.00. Item Number: 52630. WWII Rear Seam Swivel Bale US Navy Medic Helmet $ 1,250.00 ...

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析-爱卡汽车网论坛

2018-6-9  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条(帽撑),而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析

2018-6-8  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条,而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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USAAF Bancroft 'crusher' visor cap - Historic Flying Clothing

Bancroft 'Flighter' markings to the inner leather band. No patent numbers marked, indicating this to be of definite WW2 manufacture. The greasepaper liner remains in place and the Bancroft logo can been seen on the satin beneath. Good badge. This is a true 'crusher' cap

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USAAF 50 missions crusher cap, « Bancroft

This 50 missions crusher cap was made to be soft and pliable. Manufactured by one of the main makers during the war « BANCROFT ». The visors bill is natural leather, interior retains its sweat shield and sweatband is all complete and fully intact. The chinstrap retaining buttons and eagle device are original to the visor cap.

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WW2 USAF “50 Missions” Bancroft Crusher Cap, complete

2015-9-2  WW2 USAF “50 Missions” Bancroft Crusher Cap, complete with gilt metal cap badge to the centre. Chocolate brown cloth top with green mohair band to the centre. Original chinstrap supported by gilt metal buttons. Interior shows some wear. Peak has inked details of the original owner to the underneath “Lt E D X-Marks the Spot Holman”.

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WWII USAAF Crush Cap - US Wings

This caused the sides of the caps to become crushed. Eventually, the caps retained their floppy “crushed” look, giving the pilot who wore it the look of a seasoned veteran. Our WWII USAAF Crush Cap recreates that “50 Mission” look without having to fly 50 missions! Of course, the cap

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Original WWII Helmets Headgear For Sale: - Top Kick ...

2021-8-31  Original Green Officers True Crusher Cap: This is a nice original green officers true crusher cap. This is the classic Bancroft Flighter crusher cap. The hat has a great look to it. The hat is a small size maybe 6 3/4. The hat is in used condition, and has a

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Headgear – Griffin Militaria

WWII Named Army Officer “Columbia-Flight” Brand True Crusher Khaki Visor Cap $ 250.00. ... WWII Bancroft “Flighter” True Crusher U.S. Army Officer Visor Cap $ 275.00. Item Number: 52631. SOLD! British Made WWII U.S. Army Officer Visor Cap Size 7 1/4 $ 325.00. Item Number: 52630. WWII Rear Seam Swivel Bale US Navy Medic Helmet $ 1,250.00 ...

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Named Bancroft Flighter - War Relics

2012-7-8  Is it the earlier caps that were broken in and crushed when being worn on missions, or the later custom designed soft peak (single layer) caps made without the stiffener that were made to fold, when the manufacturers saw a market for such things. For me anyway, the former is a crushed cap, and the latter is a true crusher, and both have merit.

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析 - Sohu

2018-6-9  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条,而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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二战美国陆军航空队飞行员个人装备不完全解析-爱卡汽车网论坛

2018-6-9  1、Crusher Cap军官大檐软帽 最初只是和制服配套穿着的大檐帽,内部带有固定帽体部分的刚性加强条(帽撑),而且帽檐也无法弯曲。 后来由于(轰炸机)飞行员在飞行过程中戴着大檐帽的同时无法配戴头戴式耳机,因此他们自行拆除帽圈加强条,并且使帽檐变柔软,以便同时配戴耳机。

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alliedflightgear

2011-4-20  Flight caps. Left: Winter flight cap, Type B-2 made of shearling. This cap belonged to a Lt. Col. who served in the ETO . Service caps. Left: Officers cap, in OD fine wool version, crusher style . Middle: Officers cap, summer tan khaki version, real crusher . Right: Flight officers cap (warrant officer), real crusher

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