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My M1 helmet with a bit of history...

Article about: I thought you guys might like to see my American M1 helmet, you can tell that this has been through a lot, it has been hit by 2 bullets at quite a high angle, a German cartridge fits perfect

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    Rear seam and swivel bails would make it late WW2 at best.

    Cheers, Ade.

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    Quote by Adrian Stevenson View Post
    Rear seam and swivel bails would make it late WW2 at best.

    Cheers, Ade.
    That would be why it was in Germany, he found it in an old shed, no history.
    Best Regards

    Vegard T.
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    Looking for militaria from 38. Batterie, Heeres Küsten Artillerie Regiment 977, also from 31, 32 and 36. Batterie.

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    if you can find the heat stamp number inside a rough date of manufacture could be worked out.

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