Socks, the topic nobody really focuses on until it’s too late. Rangers (and pretty much all other SOF or light Infantry types) spend a lot of time on their feet. The importance of a good quality set of socks cannot be understated. I’ve used socks from a variety of companies and have put them through hell over the years. Darn Tough still rains king and Rangers are still having them issued. I did a comparison of some boot socks I’ve used over the years and what I look for in a boot sock for heavy duty use.
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