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Need help authenticating this M1 with mesh...

Article about: I'm not an expert on what to look for in the mesh of a WWII era M1 helmet so I'd like to get your opinions on this helmet before I shovel out the cash... Thanks! Dzyner

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    I'm not an expert on what to look for in the mesh of a WWII era M1 helmet so I'd like to get your opinions on this helmet before I shovel out the cash...

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    Thanks!
    Dzyner

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    I only collect fixe bell.the model you have started late into 1944 and after ww2 so there is no way to really tell.

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    looks good to me front seamed swivel bail shell is of WW2 manufacture the liner is also WW2 so i would say a great late WW2 example of a US M-1

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    Hey Nick, what do you think about the netting? Any way to tell whether or not that is period or replaced?

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