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just purchased ww2 para hemlet for collection would appreciate guidance researching name!

Article about: hi guys! not posted on here for ages but I have been buying quite a lot and most recently purchased this para helmet, my biggest spend on a helmet for my collection but hope you all agree it

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    Default just purchased ww2 para hemlet for collection would appreciate guidance researching name!

    hi guys!
    not posted on here for ages but I have been buying quite a lot and most recently purchased this para helmet, my biggest spend on a helmet for my collection but hope you all agree its a good buy and shrewd investment??

    ive never seen one of these labels before so could be fake for all I know?? although I have found soilder with these initials and same name I cant be 100% it is him!
    any help on this would be muchly appreciated??!!??

    I will be listing all purchased ive made since i last posted on here over the next week including ww2 medals and documents,uniform,raf and rac (tank corp-churchil tanks) log books etc...

    thanking you all in advance for any learnings!!

    hope it good! (gulp)Click image for larger version. 

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    Last edited by TommiTank; 04-19-2014 at 07:54 PM.

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    It was sold by a member from the forum.

    Can anyone help with this new find? para helmet??

    A nice lid.
    Regards,

    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    doesn't surprise me bananamafia is on here! sounded like a really nice genuine guy, I follow his fb now
    so im guessing helmet already been posted on here before then?
    and is it possible to find out more about LT Sargent?
    cheers Anon!

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    The 12/13 Battalion was a TA para unit from 1956-67 . It's HQ was at Pudsey.
    The label is QM stores label from that time. They used WW2 helmets for many years after the war.
    You might try the TA.

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    thanks for the info SMP, something to sink my teeth into next week!
    cheeeers!

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