Picker friend of mine came across these goggles. Wondering if they are pilot/aircrew goggles
WW2 Pilot goggles?
Posted 21 November 2018 - 02:25 PM
The shape of the frames seems similear to Russian or private purchase pilot goggles that I have seen on eBay. However, the strap connecting the two lenses is different from what I think is normally found on pilots goggles and is more like the ski goggles from WW2 so, while I could definitely be wrong, I would bet that they serve some other use other then pilot goggles.
Edited by Ray42, 21 November 2018 - 02:26 PM.
Posted 21 November 2018 - 02:38 PM
Posted 21 November 2018 - 02:41 PM
Not issue. Several excellent reference books out there.
Agree with USARV72
THese are typically vintage commercial safety and dust goggles
Posted 07 January 2019 - 01:19 PM
Those look very similar to a type of goggle claimed to be used by the Luftwaffe or Mechanized Units by sellers. Not sure on the authenticity of their claims but they looks about 90% the same as what you've got there
Posted 08 January 2019 - 04:42 PM
Yours look just like these, only used. I can see the word "Chicago" on the box, so US, but commercial wind, dust goggles, not military and not flying goggles.
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