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This hat was used by RAF personnel in the second World War. It was known as the cheese cutter because of it's wedge shape. It could also be carried on a soldiers' shoulder flattened under his epaulette.

A RAF hat (Cheese cutter) hat from World War 2. Being worn.

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This hat was used by RAF personnel in the second World War. It was known as the cheese cutter because of it's wedge shape. It could also be carried on a soldiers' shoulder flattened under his epaulette.

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24th Feb 2009 by Pam Veale

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Citizenship, History, ICT, PSHE

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Key Stage 1, Key Stage 2, Key Stage 3, Key Stage 4, Key Stage 4+

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RAF hat Royal Air Force cheesecutter World War 2 epaulette

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