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    Heres a recent pick up ,i think its in excellent condition
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    Hey Dave, I was issued with one of these when I first joined up, we used these up until 1988 when the kevlar helmet started to get issued!!!!
    Ben

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    Nice MkIII Dave. It is only recently that collectors have started to rate these.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    saw 1 of these the other day go for over 100 on ebay this is one tho that i am going to keep, cheers Dave
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    Good for you Scrooge ...it looks like you have a nice date stamping on there !!!!


    lucky one you mate!


    P.S. Im in the American Army and I have a plastic canteen thats dated 1967 so feel good!... your just in the right time frame wher everyone cares because its in the (war time ww2)

    dont let them think you down


    Thanks for showing us that great peice of history!

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    Great looking helmet! I am very partial to the humble Mk.III.

    Dale

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