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US Enlisted "61 Forage Cap

1861 US Forage Cap with optional Cavalry Insignia


#6104 US M-1861 FORAGE CAP

The US forage cap pattern of 1861 replaced the Model 1858. It features the round sloping crescent shaped leather brim (made famous by General Irwin McDowell), and shares the same quality construction as the 1858 model cap. 

Made in the USA! 

The brass insignia shown is not included with this hat. It can be order when you click here.

This cap was often called the "Bummer’s cap", because so many of General Sherman’s men wore them on the March to the Sea.  

#6104 US Enlisted 1861 Forage Cap Price: $74.00

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