U.S. NAVY SAILORS CAP – QM PROPS

This is the ‘Gob Cap’ worn universally by U.S. Navy sailors the world over.  Instantly recognisable, is was worn in any number of ways.  It seems that every sailor had there own version of the ‘correct’ way to wear this particular soft cotton cap.

U.S.N. SAILORS CAP (SUBDUED) - QM PROPS

It was also worn as a ‘subdued’ working hat.  This was adopted to make the wearer less obvious in a hostile environment.

 

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