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1st Division Helmet

Article about: Here is one for the anniversary of D Day A 1st division Lt's helmet identified to a Lt. Fagan. Fixed bail, front seam, medical tape used for rank, painted 1st Div insignia and a hawley liner

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    Here is one for the anniversary of D Day
    A 1st division Lt's helmet identified to a Lt. Fagan.
    Fixed bail, front seam, medical tape used for rank, painted 1st Div insignia and a hawley liner.
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    That's a great helmet, Steve. Love the improvised insignia.........!
    Regards,


    Steve.

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    A very awesome helmet, I can't imagine what it has been through.

    Corey

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    On D-Day, nicely presented, Steve!

    Your helmet is an ass-kicker, as were the soldiers on D-Day!

    Green

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    nice original early lid steve, that hawley just looks the business.thanks for sharing,dave,

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    Attachment 356722here you go steve the BIG RED ONE prior to embarkation making there way through a small dorset village on route to weymouth or bournemouth i think,anyway hope you like,dave

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    Sweet! I just had my BRO lid come in this morning. Need to take some photos of it.

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    Thanks for sharing this Steve! What a great helmet!!!

    Cheers Jan

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    Thanks for sharing this Steve! What a great helmet!!!

    Cheers Jan

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    Superb, a wonderful thing indeed. Have you researched the name?

    Best Regards,

    Andy
    Best Regards,


    Andy

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