DDR Deutsche Reichsbahn German Railroad

the "Deutsche Reichsbahn" was not a fully "G.D.R.-VEB".
It results from the pre-war area during the 20ies and 30ies.This is the reason why it is called "Deutsche Reichsbahn",
DDR was not alowed to change the name of her railway-firm. And so it was order to wore the "bullseye" and not the DDR-emblem.

COLOR: blue.
PIPING: light blue.
CAPCORD: Gold and blue

Here is a picture from the book "Polizei des Volkes" (edition of 1985), note the black, red, gold cockade.

German Federal repubblic Railroad hat