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WW1 Battle Damaged German Helmet

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    Here is a Battle Damaged German helmet I picked up.

    Anyone know exactly what the decal painted on the side is?
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    Battle damage or target practice?
    The tricolor shield is the German national colors used (I believe) after 1923
    gregM
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    I was addicted to the "Hokey-Pokey" but I've turned
    myself around.

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    Looks mostly like shrapnel damage

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    Nice , Looks like it was used for target practice , damage on every angle.

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    If it was Worn at the time....I Don't think he survived...
    William

    "Much that once was, is lost. For none now live who remember it."

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