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Early Mk2 Wardens Helmet.

Article about: Got this off the bay last week,really nice early Warden's Helmet,wanted an early example supporting a mk1 liner.

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    Got this off the bay last week,really nice early Warden's Helmet,wanted an early example supporting a mk1 liner.
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    With Regards Jake.

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    looks to be a really good one Jake.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Hi Jake, you can't go wrong with this one, it has a cracking liner as well, super addition. Leon.
    "Always do sober what you said you'd do drunk. That will teach you to keep your mouth shut." Ernest Hemingway

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    Nice looking wardens helmet

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    Yes that's really nice and with an excellent looking liner too.

    Tony

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    Thanks guys for the positive comments,will retake the pics when i have a sort out of stuff.
    With Regards Jake.

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    Very nice Jake the liner looks to be in perfect condition, a great helmet and thanks for posting it.

    Matt

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    Only just opened the box,been in the loft for a fortnight,anyway the two "W"are differant,both liner + Bales dated 1938,no visible marking to shell most likely due to the gloss black paint,looks better in hand.
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    With Regards Jake.

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    Shell made by F&L, dated 1939.
    I like the two different W's, shows that when they realized that having a letter on the rear of a helmet helped identify people at an incident.

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    Thanks Aaron,your input is always welcomed,am I right in assuming when these Lids left the factory only one "W" was painted on?and i read a post of yours some time ago that the second "W" was added around 1940 sometime?also how did you know the shell maker?thanks as always.
    With Regards Jake.

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