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Nice helmet! Is the net original? Thanks for sharing!

Hunt


I am an amateur collector of US military items of the 20th century.

 

Looking for items related to:

-The Aleutian Island Campaign of WW2, Alaskan Theater, Alaska Defense Command, and more specifically the Battle of Attu

-Items related to the 50th Combat Engineer Regiment/Battalion

-Items related to Wheelus Air Force Base Libya, particularly from 1957-1960

-WW2 items belonging to service members from Northern Virginia

-WW2 Uniforms (all branches and services)

-Cheap/Throwaway WW2 named uniforms

-Smaller WW2 Groupings

-7th Infantry Division Items

-WW2 Photos and Letters (all branches, theaters, services, etc)

 

^^ PM ME!!

 

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That's a beauty Ray! Congrats!


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Collector of WWII M-1helmets and WWII Airborne items

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Great looking net.....mike


Always looking for and buying 50's era 11th Airborne/ 187th ARCT/ 82nd Airborne tac mark painted jump helmets!



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Ow man loving that sweet sweet net !! Amazing color to it !

 

Congrats

 

Dean


"Rise and rise again until lambs become lions."

 

Always looking for ww2 USMC items, helmets and any camo'd items

 

 

"thinking outside of the box"

 

New website

 

https://combatusedmilitaria.com

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Thank you for the kind comments, it didn't come with a liner, theres faded initials inside the pot VLD or VLB

 

The net feels pretty stiff, I think it's been on it for some time now and it'll stay on it.

 

The Vet used brass wire to secure the chinstraps, something I haven't seen before, it would be cool to see if there are any other examples that have had that done.

Ray

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The wired-on straps are a great field modification, just the icing on an already sweet helmet!

 

Rick


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Collector of WWII M-1helmets and WWII Airborne items

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