The SS oakleaf camouflage
Wehrmacht splinter pattern
Field grey wool Wehrmacht
Field grey wool SS
Black wool issued to Panzer crews
The M43 cap finds its roots in the ski caps used by the mountaintroops as well as the Afrika Korps caps worn by Africa Korps troops.
It came in two types :
-One button front where the SS cap showed both eagle and skull on front
-Two button front where the SS cap showed only the skull on front while the eagle is on the left hand side of the cap.