Do the Queen of England's Cold Stream Guardsmen still wear bear skin caps?

  1. Tusitala Tom profile image62
    Tusitala Tomposted 7 years ago

    Do the Queen of England's Cold Stream Guardsmen still wear bear skin caps?

  2. MickS profile image72
    MickSposted 7 years ago

    Yes and no.  Guardsmen, all, not just the Coldstreams, when they leave service are not allowed to keep their bearskin, which are then passsed on to new recruits,  According to what I read recently about the brigade of guards, as the bearskins wear out they are replaced with sythetics.

 
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