Jump to content


M3 Flak Helmet - with missions

  • Please log in to reply
27 replies to this topic

#26 Cap Camouflage Pattern I

Cap Camouflage Pattern I
  • Members
    • Member ID: 153,751
  • 3,259 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Oklahoma

Posted 09 October 2019 - 10:20 AM

Super cool helmet, thanks for sharing and thanks for bumping it!

#27 conn

  • Members
    • Member ID: 23,461
  • 184 posts

Posted 09 October 2019 - 02:35 PM

what a score congradulations

#28 GITom1944

  • Members
    • Member ID: 2,064
  • 1,098 posts
  • Gender:Male
  • Location:Connecticut

Posted 10 October 2019 - 07:46 AM

More of this type of Flak helmets may come to surface?


I missed this posting back in 2014. Cool helmet. I agree with PacificGunner - I don't think the painted swastika on this helmet is the same as those seen on the M3's that have been described as the surplus store additions. Here's a modified M3 from my collection that I've posted before. It has the insignia for the 31st Bomb Squadron on the front (and 31st written on the top of the skull). The ear flaps are missing - perhaps done by a turret gunner to make it more compact. 


31st BS flak small.jpg



1 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 1 guests, 0 anonymous users