garrison cap

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garrison cap

n.
A soft cloth cap without a visor, worn as part of a military uniform. Also called overseas cap.

overseas′ cap`


n.
a wedge-shaped cap of cotton or woolen fabric, worn as part of the service uniform. Also called garrison cap.
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Noun1.garrison cap - a wedge-shaped wool or cotton capgarrison cap - a wedge-shaped wool or cotton cap; worn as part of a uniform
cap - a tight-fitting headdress
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The same can be said for many honorary colonels who appear on regimental occasions suitably adorned (including Conrad Black, who proudly sported traditional dress including frock-coat as honorary colonel of The Royal Regiment of Canada, while TV personality Wayne Rostad was one of the few "blue jobs" I encountered who wore his wedge cap correctly).
While on that topic, I also share my antipathy with a lady who complains that senior air force officers have no idea of the correct way to wear a wedge cap, as they insist on wearing it in the centre rather than tilted to the right as laid down in dress regs (U.
Any officer wearing a wedge cap in accordance with dress regulations is a rarity.