Red Korean/ROK Beret?

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    Gulf91
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    Red Korean/ROK Beret?

    Post by Gulf91 on Mon Dec 28, 2015 10:03 am

    Badge looks Im sure like ROK Marines but thought they had Green Berets?

    Lining has been removed so no labels/stamps Im afraid.

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    Re: Red Korean/ROK Beret?

    Post by ripcord on Mon Dec 28, 2015 10:17 am

    Nice beret..

    Color is correct for the ROK Marine Corps...




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    Re: Red Korean/ROK Beret?

    Post by Gulf91 on Mon Dec 28, 2015 10:29 am

    ripcord wrote:Nice beret..

    Color is correct for the ROK Marine Corps...




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    Thank you very much for the info,what made me think of a Green Beret-Vietnam Marines maybe or just losing it with old age!!!

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    Re: Red Korean/ROK Beret?

    Post by ripcord on Mon Dec 28, 2015 10:59 am

    My pleasure..


    US Marines don't wear berets as a rule, but I do believe some advisors to the VNMC did wear them..


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    Re: Red Korean/ROK Beret?

    Post by Gulf91 on Mon Dec 28, 2015 11:04 am

    Sorry,meant VNMC not USMC.

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    Re: Red Korean/ROK Beret?

    Post by ripcord on Thu Jan 07, 2016 2:52 pm

    BTW,

    South Korean Marines do also wear green berets with the same red flash and MC insignia as the red beret......


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