Become our sponsor and display your banner here
Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123
Results 21 to 28 of 28

can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?

Article about: The Iranians purchased German helmets in the seventies. This one in the clip is one of them, no doubt! Emile

  1. #21

    Default

    Iranian Helmet Shell with painted insignia on ebay

    judging by the liner holes this appears to be a West German M61 paratrooper helmet shell



    Iranian Helmet Shell | eBay
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?   can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?  

    can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?   can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?  

    Last edited by battle gear; 09-22-2013 at 04:51 PM.

  2. #22

    Default Iranian soldier wearing a British Turtle Shell style helmet

    this Iranian has a British MK4 type helmet used during the Iran Iraq War.
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?  

  3. #23

    Default

    An interesting picture Battlgear ,i like the crude use of the tape tabs holding the safe passage if martyred headband ,the chinstrap looks like an earlier ww 2 period example perhaps a MK11 strap but cant be 100% percent

  4. #24
    MAP
    MAP is offline
    ?

    Default

    Quote by battle gear View Post
    this Iranian has a British MK4 type helmet used during the Iran Iraq War.
    And a tin of snuff in his pocket LoL
    "Please", Thank You" and proper manners appreciated

    My greatest fear is that one day I will die and my wife will sell my guns for what I told her I paid for them

    "Don't tell me these are investments if you never intend to sell anything" (Quote: Wife)

  5. #25

    Default helmets at the victory arch

    many of the helmets probably ended up at the victory arch in Iraq or reused in the later Gulf Wars


    http://media.gettyimages.com/photos/...ure-id73382707
    Click to enlarge the picture Click to enlarge the picture can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?  

  6. #26

    Default

    Quote by James C View Post
    An interesting picture Battlgear ,i like the crude use of the tape tabs holding the safe passage if martyred headband ,the chinstrap looks like an earlier ww 2 period example perhaps a MK11 strap but cant be 100% percent
    he's probably wearing the MKIII helmet? with the same liner as the MKII with a screw and nut instead of the lift the dot type fastener

  7. #27
    ?

    Default

    Adding these images to the thread. I'm not sure about it, it looks clean, but does have a similar texture to post #14.

    can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?

    can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?

    can you ID the helmets used by these Iranian soldiers?

  8. #28

    Default

    Quote by emileverbunt View Post
    clumsy guy loading a G3 magazine with his barrel stuck in the dirt, Emile
    That is impressive skill at arms!! Off topic I know and I can't help with the helmets but that level of incompetence has to be highlighted

    Mark
    "War is an ugly thing, but not the ugliest of things. A man who has nothing for which he is willing to fight, nothing he cares more about than his own personal safety, is a miserable creature with no chance of being free unless made and kept so by the exertions of better men than himself."

Page 3 of 3 FirstFirst 123

Similar Threads

  1. Soviet soldiers wearing SSh-36 helmets

    In Documents (Non-Award), Photographs, IDs, Posters, & Other Ephemera
    12-03-2012, 08:15 PM
  2. 03-24-2011, 02:15 PM
  3. SSch36 Helmets/ Pics attached / Opinions

    In Headgear and Steel Helmets of the RKKA, Red Army, & Soviet Army
    12-17-2010, 01:57 AM
  4. Two rare french WWII steel helmets?

    In World Steel Helmets
    02-13-2010, 11:22 AM
  5. New member seeking information on recently acquired SSCh-39 helmets

    In Headgear and Steel Helmets of the RKKA, Red Army, & Soviet Army
    12-12-2009, 07:39 AM

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •