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French M26 Luftschutz Helmet - Capture/Reissue Piece

Article about: Here is a French M26 that appears to have seen some action before it was captured, repainted and reissued to Luftschutz personnel. I bought this one locally, from, I believe, the son of the

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    Default French M26 Luftschutz Helmet - Capture/Reissue Piece

    Here is a French M26 that appears to have seen some action before it was captured, repainted and reissued to Luftschutz personnel. I bought this one locally, from, I believe, the son of the vet. Personally, I like the capture/reissue pieces, even though they are not high on the list of most collectors. Hope you like it. Cheers, Jim G.
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    unusual nice

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    Very interesting lid Jim you have some nice helmets in your collection! Do you have anymore captured and reissued lids?

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    Hi Jim , another unusual and interesting Third Reich variant. Thanks for posting it. Leon.
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    Hard to find in France, they used them in other countries.
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    Quote by TheGoon View Post
    Very interesting lid Jim you have some nice helmets in your collection! Do you have anymore captured and reissued lids?
    Yes, I have a Czech Luftschutz, and both a captured Ssh 36 and a captured Ssh 39 both also reissued to the Luftschutz.
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    Wow I never saw those style helmets used by the luftschutz before only the beaded and gladiator helmets. Thanks for the info

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    I like it!
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    Quote by helmet2id View Post
    Yes, I have a Czech Luftschutz, and both a captured Ssh 36 and a captured Ssh 39 both also reissued to the Luftschutz.
    Would you mind posting them, I think it would make a great thread, I also have a Czech re-issue. The M26 is a really nice. There is a Dutch re-issue for sale although I would have expected the badge to be removed.
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    Here is the SSh 36, denazified and sans liner, but it will do, and a Czech CZ32 that I forgot I had, reissued to a Police unit. I don't have pictures of the SSh 39 Luftschutz reissue or the Czech cz32 Luftschutz reissue readily at hand. If I have some time later this week I will pull them out of storage and post a few shots. Cheers, Jim G.
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