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British (?) HSAT flash

Article about: Dear collectors, a friend of mine has this para helmet with that hand painted insignia on the side: I wonder if it could be a Recce flash; what do you think? (not sure if it's a wartime or p

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    Dear collectors, a friend of mine has this para helmet with that hand painted insignia on the side: I wonder if it could be a Recce flash; what do you think? (not sure if it's a wartime or post war specimen).

    Regards,

    M.

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    Light blue ..... possibly signals !

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    Seems green to me. ..

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    It is green and so Recce.

    The Recce Corps was disbanded in 1946.

    I would need to see much better close up pics to say if original or not.

    Cheers, Ade.
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    Ok Adrian. He's mainly a German WWI and WWII helmets, not an expert on British helmets, so any help will be appreciated.
    For what I saw, the markings on the leather band are unreadable.
    Did the Recce fight in Italy also?

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    My colour blindness strikes again !


    Quote by Adrian Stevenson View Post
    It is green and so Recce.

    The Recce Corps was disbanded in 1946.

    I would need to see much better close up pics to say if original or not.

    Cheers, Ade.

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