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Normandy D-day M-1 helmet

Article about: by Jan How do you know itīs a D-day helmet ? As the saying goes, buy the item not the story.. Cheers Jan I never buy the story just the item. But colleville sur mere is on Omaha beach. I pro

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    I pick this helmet up a few years ago at a fleamarket in Normandy for 10 Francs.Yes Francs not Euros.
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    Quote by cricketchris1944 View Post
    I pick this helmet up a few years ago at a fleamarket in Normandy for 10 Francs.Yes Francs not Euros.
    Hi Mate.

    Thanks for sharing,this Beauty

    Fixed loop,with ETO follow me bar , absolute cracker,there's space in my collection,for one like this

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    Quote by gaz232sqn View Post
    Hi Mate.

    Thanks for sharing,this Beauty

    Fixed loop,with ETO follow me bar , absolute cracker,there's space in my collection,for one like this

    I got space in my collection also for a couple more if I could find others for good prices.

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    As you know the prices on these originals are starting to escalate very fast. I like it very much.

    rgds, Tyrone

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    Quote by Ty Revelo View Post
    As you know the prices on these originals are starting to escalate very fast. I like it very much.

    rgds, Tyrone
    There is so many more collectors than 10 years ago,every artifacts from ww2 is going up in prices.

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    Here some for info about where I got it.
    Small fleamarket in colleville sur mere.
    I also bought 2 german helmet that day just the shell.
    chris

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    I like the salty look Chris.

    Eric
    [h=3]e plu·ri·bus u·num[/h]

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    How do you know itīs a D-day helmet ? As the saying goes, buy the item not the story..

    Cheers Jan

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    Nobody can say without provence weather this lid took part in overlord?what can be said is that it is an ETO front seamed fixed bale lid that was used on or after 6/6/44 for the liberation of europe,DS

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    Nice lid for sure anyw

    Cheers Jan

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