$14.50

SKU: US22127 Categories: , Product ID: 22651

Description

CORDS – CAMPAIGN HAT, WORSTED WOOL  EXCEPT AS NOTED. “MERCURIZED COTTON” CORDS CAME OUT DURING WWI AND HE QUARTERMASTER DEPT. BEGAN BUYING THEM TO MEET THE HIGH DEMAND.

(A) SOLID GREEN, PRE-WWI WORSTED WOOL, “HOSPITAL CORP” (1899-1902), OR “ARMY SERVICE SCHOOL DETACHMENT” (1910-1920), UNISSUED{4}

(B) BUFF, (1899-1913) “POST QUARTERMASTER SGT”, THEN STARTING 1913 “QUARTERMASTER CORP”{2}, EXC;
MERCURIZED, MINT(2)

(C) GREEN/WHITE TWISTED STRANDS FOR “CORPS OF INTELLIGENCE, POLICE AND INTERPRETERS, 1917-1920, VG-EXC{2}

(D) GREEN/YELLOW FOR “PROVOST MARSHALL”, 1919-1920, VERY SHORT LIFE SPAN, VG-EXC{1}

(E) YELLOW/WHITE FOR SIGNAL CORP (1902-1921), EXC{1}

(F) GRAY, “POST COMMISSARY SGT” (1899-1913), THEN “TANK SERVICE” (1917-1933), MINT{1}

(G) MERCURIZED RED CORD WITH YELLOW ACORN AND SLIDER, 1921 TRANSPORTAION CORP, MINT{1}

(H) SKY BLUE WITH RED SLIDER AND ACORNS, INFANTRY “MACHINE GUN UNIT” USED IN WWI. THE CAVALRY VERSION HAD A YELLOW CORD., EXC

(I) MAROON WITH WHITE ACORN AND SLIDER, MERCURIZED, MEDICAL DEPARTMENT, 1921 REGS, MINT{1}

(J) COBALT BLUE CORD WITH YELLOW ACORNS AND SLIDER, CHEMICAL CORPS, 1921 REGS, MINT{1}

(K) RED/BLACK STRIPED CORD WITH SAME SLIDER AND ACORN BODY (BLACK CAP), “ORDNANCE CORP”, VG SHOWING WEAR{1}

(L) BLACK & WHITE STRIPED FOR “ARMY FIELD CLERK”, 1917, MINT{2}

(M) SILVER AND BLACK “WARRANT OFFICER” CA 1920 (FIRST CORD FOR THIS RANK), MINT{2}

(N) BLACK FOR “SIGNAL CORPS” (1899-1902), THEN ALL “SUPPORT ORGANIZATIONS” (1917-1920) SUCH AS YMCA, RED CROSS, LIBRARY, ETC., MINT{7}.

(O) BLUE/YELLOW TWISTED STRANDS FOR CHEMICAL CORPS (1918-1921), EXC

ALL CHOICE – A CHANCE TO PICK UP A FEW SCARCE HAT CORDS.