Sunday, June 26, 2016

The Distinctive Beret of the Commandos de Chasse

The Commandos de Chasse were a French Commando force raised for the Algerian war in 1959.
First these troops were issued black berets with the embroidered exploding grenade (the badge of the Gendarmerie Nationale); later the Commandos got to wear the distinctive bi-colour berets in the colours of the Gendarmerie Nationale.

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