Black beret : Trooper W F McCrea-Steele, British 7th Armoured Division

Accession Number REL25069.004
Collection type Heraldry
Object type Headdress
Physical description Wool felt
Maker Kangol Wear Limited
Date made c 1944-1946
Conflict Second World War, 1939-1945

Black wool felt beret.

History / Summary

Issued to 14219584 Trooper William Frederick McCrea-Steele, British 7th Armoured Division. His unit landed in Normandy in July 1944 and he served in Europe until June 1946.