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TITLE
Non-regulation headgear?
EXTERNAL ID
PAW_18565
PLACENAME
unidentified
PERIOD
1950s
CREATOR
David Whyte Studio
SOURCE
Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
ASSET ID
21643
KEYWORDS
soldiers
hats
Non-regulation headgear?

This photograph is thought to date from the 1950s as the soldier is wearing the 1949-pattern battledress. The tarbush (fez) he is wearing is of Middle Eastern origin. Could it be a souvenir of the Suez crisis of 1956?


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Non-regulation headgear?

1950s

soldiers; hats

Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)

David Whyte Collection, Highland Photographic Archive

This photograph is thought to date from the 1950s as the soldier is wearing the 1949-pattern battledress. The tarbush (fez) he is wearing is of Middle Eastern origin. Could it be a souvenir of the Suez crisis of 1956? <br /> <br /> <br /> This image can be purchased.<br /> For further information about purchasing and prices please email the<br /> <a href="mailto: photographic.archive@highlifehighland.com">Highland Photographic Archive</a> quoting the External ID.<br />