Kepi Cover

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French Foreign Legion - Uniforms and Equipment of The Legion - Uniforms
... Shakos were soon replaced by the light cloth kepi which was far more suitable for North African conditions ... Intervention (1863–65) straw hats or sombreros were sometimes substituted for the kepi ... usually covered with a white "havelock" – the predecessor of the white kepi that was to become a symbol of the Foreign Legion ...

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