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South African made Jager Rand helmet

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    Just got this today a South African Jager Rand made helmet in good condition dated 1943.Can anyone tell me if these were issued just to south africans or all commonwealth troops serving in the desert please.Would it also be used in greece/Malta?
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    Just got this today a South African Jager Rand made helmet in good condition dated 1943.Can anyone tell me if these were issued just to south africans or all commonwealth troops serving in the desert please.Would it also be used in greece/Malta?
    Hi Mate.

    Nice one i've been after one of this type for a while, i believe they were issued the British 8th Army the "Desert Rats"definetely used this type....

    Good one
    Gaz

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    Hi Again.

    Just did a bit research for you, check out this site.

    .: World War Helmets - Rfrence de casques de 1915 nos jours :.


    They were used in Greece after the war....


    Cheers

    Gaz

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