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Article about: Hi i just bought this helmet. but i cant find the date stamp of the shell it self. the mark on the liner is: 7 FFL II -- 1945. (maker: Fisher & Ludlow Ltd in Birmingham) on one end of th

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    Hi
    i just bought this helmet. but i cant find the date stamp of the shell it self.
    the mark on the liner is: 7 FFL II -- 1945. (maker: Fisher & Ludlow Ltd in Birmingham)
    on one end of the chinstrap you can read 11 .does anyone know what this means?

    thanks


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    That 11 might be for MkII, the dates & makers names are often stamped around the chin strap lugs.
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    thanks. The helmet is thick re painted. So poblably I won't find the date stamp

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