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USMC Diamond Pattern EGA

Article about: Hello, I got this one off of ebay last night. These are pics from the listing so I will post better pics when I get it. It is a WWII FB Lt. helmet. It also came with a nice addition to it.

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    Hello,
    I got this one off of ebay last night. These are pics from the listing so I will post better pics when I get it.
    It is a WWII FB Lt. helmet.
    It also came with a nice addition to it.
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    more pics
    Looks combat used to me.
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    Very nice, I agree look's like it's seen some action, the patina on the shell is great,with the original paint and cork. Of course the cover is a real bonus, congrats on this purchase.

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    nice, i like them when they have a little wear like that one has. is there a number or any other info to look up the man who owned the helmet?

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    Just curious, When was this diamond pattern made?
    That fixed bail has some great texture on it.
    Semper Fi
    Phil

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    Quote by AZPhil View Post
    Just curious, When was this diamond pattern made?
    That fixed bail has some great texture on it.
    Semper Fi
    Phil
    i think the diamond patch with the ega stamp came about in the mid 50s.

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    Top score Anton nice and salty the way a 70 year old Combat Helmet should look like,well done to you.............
    With Regards Jake.

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    The diamond pattern was done in the 50s definitely post ww2 done. There covers are hard to find, very nice helmet

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    Great looking helmet with just enough age and wear.
    It's a keeper - Congrats.........!
    Regards,


    Steve.

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    Thank you for the kind comments.

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