The Old Time Design Company have joined forces with the World's leading military hat makers, Compton & Webb Ltd and are delighted to annouce the highest quality Commando Troops beret is now available for you to own.
Copied exactly from an original, no detail has been left to chance; even the leather eyelet vent has been hand sewn as per the originals.The berets have even been manufactured using period machinery and techniques, ensuring the weave, size and shape is exactly to 1940s standards.
The green beret was issued to troops that had successfully undertaken and completed the Commando Course - this included Commandos from the Army as and the Royal Navy. The beret was the same for men and officer's alike, with a cap badge being fitted above the left eye.
Hat chart/converter below - please order using the centimetres measurements:
57cm | OTD - 7 1/8
58cm | OTD - 7 1/4
59cm | OTD - 7 3/8
60cm | OTD - 7 1/2
61cm | OTD - 7 5/8
The beret has cord in the sweatband to allow for slight adjustment.These are not meant to be shrunk and should come down and cover the right ear.
Commando Troops Beret
The berets are weaved from 100% wool, the liner is 100% cotton.
Dry Clean Only to avoid shrinkage