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Article about: Heres my latest British mk2 helmet.RoCo 1940 dated, liner 1939 TTC marked.The colour is a slightly gritty Khaki/brown colour. The flash has me stumped though!Some kind of Home Guard battalio

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    Heres my latest British mk2 helmet.RoCo 1940 dated, liner 1939 TTC marked.The colour is a slightly gritty Khaki/brown colour.

    The flash has me stumped though!Some kind of Home Guard battalion?Army?...Thanks for looking.Flash is a blue cross on a yellow backround.

    MK2 helmet flash help needed.

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    21st army group GHQ troops for attached Royal Artillery troops, presumably 51st or 5/1st. You need to google them 21st army group and see which arty units were attached to them. Also used by 21st army L of C troops which again might include arty. Either way it would be very early post war I think.
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    Jerry

    Whatever its just an opinion.

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    Thanks for your help.I did wonder if it was Royal Artillery...More research beckons!

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