From left to right, the current men’s cap that the Marine Corps has adopted; the female prototype of the men’s cap; the current women’s cap; the modern Dan Daly prototype for men. | Marine Corps photo illustration.
Well, it would seem that the commandant of the Marine Corps paid attention to 91% of Marines who participated in a survey on what cap to wear, Stars and Stripes reports. Continue reading →
The female Marine “bucket cover” (second from right) has a distinctly different shape than the cap that men wear now (left). The Dan Daly hat (right) is named after the World War I Medal of Honor recipient who yelled: “Come on, you (so-and-sos), do you want to live forever?” as he led his men into battle in Belleau Wood.