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Article about: My fellow collectors , Not too long ago I got me this nice 1954 dated helmet. I always liked the sturdy high quality of these and now want to ask about the meaning of the stamp inside the do

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    My fellow collectors ,

    Not too long ago I got me this nice 1954 dated helmet.
    I always liked the sturdy high quality of these and now want to ask
    about the meaning of the stamp inside the dome.

    It reads :

    KZWM
    1954
    17/12

    Could anyone shed some light on the meaning of this stamp ?

    Thank you very much

    Bernhard
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    The helmet looks russian. I think the KZWM is the makers mark.

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    No, its polish.
    Cheers
    Nuno

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    As I placed this Question in another forum too I got an answer
    from a collector there.

    The meaning of the stamp is :

    KZWM = Kieleckie Zakłady Wyrobˇw Metalowych

    Factories of the metalwork in Kielce - city in south Poland

    Regards

    Bernhard

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