german helmet identification

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Liners and Details. In 1934 a new liner system for German helmets was adopted, namely the model 1931 liner. The new liner took into account the size of a soldier's head rather than only the helmet shell size. The M31 liner consists of two interlocking metal bands which are connected to each other with 5 steel leaf springs.

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The Collector's Guild

l029275 luftwaffe "adjustable" flight helmet: l004782 "lkpn101" summer flight helmet. l002179 "lkps100" summer flight helmet. l011483 "lkpw101" winter flight helmet. l012185 "lkpw101" winter flight helmet. l001385 "fk33" winter flight helmet.

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Understanding WWII German helmet insignia - Alexander …

German helmets produced between January of 1916 and May of 1917 are fit with an all leather liner. The M16 liner consists of three individual 2-finger pads sewn to a leather band. Each pad has a cloth pocket with ties sewn onto the back. The pocket is designed to accommodate horse hair or gauze "pillow" which would allow for a more snug fit ...

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My collection of German Helmets from World War Two

M35 Double Decal Combat Feild Police Helmet. This one is an absolute cracker. It is an early 1938 production ET66, lot number 3651 with a 1937 liner band and chin strap. It has excellent paint and decals at getting close to and is named to a Police Meister.

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IMPERIAL GERMAN HELMETS - germanmilitaria.com

C013984 EAST GERMAN MODEL M56 COMBAT HELMET. C013684 EAST GERMAN MODEL M56/66 COMBAT HELMET. C001884 EAST GERMAN MBII HELMET WITH CAMOUFLAGE NET. OTHER NATIONS 1914-45 & POST WW2 ITEMS. To see our complete inventory of early Other Nations Post WW2 items Click Here. C013484 WEST GERMAN M62 COMBAT …

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American Helmet Stencils WWII, Paratrooper, Infantry ...

Store > WW2 Helmet & Hat Accessories > WW2 USA Helmet Parts > WW2 American Stencils & Decals: American Helmet Stencils & Decals: There are other vendors selling similar stencils which have not been tested on helmets, we try out and test every stencil so that you can be sure they work and receive correct instructions on their use.

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WWII Headgear WWI headgear Antique Military headgear

WWII German Helmets, A Nice WWII German municipal police Officers Tschako (Shako) Complete With Horse Hair Plume WWII German Visor Hats, WWII US Hats WWII US Helmets A Very Nice WWII SS Winter Fur Hat. Headgear !Updated 12-10-11! A Very Rare Set Of SS Pith Helmet Shields. This is a very rare set of shields for the ss pith helmet.

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Thousands of WWII German-made helmets discovered in ...

Therefore, the helmets were sanitized—stripped of any stamps or other markings—and then sold to Finland. The other notable fact is that many helmets are unquestionably WWII-era, featuring German stamps and a range of paint colors and shades with various Finnish grays and greens and even some German greens mixed in.

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From Behind the Iron Curtain: Communist Bloc Helmets ...

This helmet lead to the first true East German helmet, the Model 1954. In appearance, it is similar to the German M-35 but it does have considerably more square shape. These were used by the border police and VOPO forces. These helmets are extremely rare today. The Model 1954 were replaced by the Model 1956, the most recognizable helmet from ...

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German Spiked Helmet Pickelhaube Rank Identification

In some contingents in the Imperial German Army, officers wore a fluted spike and Mannschaften wore a smooth spike. In other contingents, all wore smooth or all ranks wore a fluted spike. Generally, on privately purchased helmets, spikes tend to be taller and of better quality.

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For Sale - German Helmet Depot

An original German M35 shell that has been repainted in apple green. The stamps are obscured but the helmet is a size 64. The size 57 M31 liner is a reproduction. It is an early styl liner with a reinforced aluminum band. The SS runes and party shield decals are also reproductions. The chin strap is German post-war.

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Stahlhelm - Wikipedia

The Stahlhelm ('steel helmet') is a German military steel helmet intended to provide protection against shrapnel and fragments of grenades.The term Stahlhelm refers both to a generic steel helmet and more specifically to the distinctive German military design.. The armies of major European powers introduced helmets of this type during World War I.The German Army …

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Identifying and Collecting WWII M1 Helmet Liners ...

M1 HELMET LINER. The liner for the M1 helmet served as the suspension for the steel helmet. It acted as a cushion between the wearer's head and the steel of the helmet. The liner also served as headwear for ceremonial and official duties where a steel helmet was not necessary, such as a parade, guard, and MP duty in non-combat areas.

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German WW2 Helmet Restoriations. - WarHats.com

M38 Helmet in FJR 6 Colours. M42 Heer Helmet with Sanded top. WW2 German M35 Helmet SE66 Repainted. Normandy M38 Helmet. M40 Waffen SS Helmet. M42 Luftwaffe Helmet. M38 in DAK Colours. M38 Relic Restoration. M35 Double Decal.

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ITALIANWARFRONT: GERMAN HELMETS

German WWII M-35 Heer camo helmet two tone autumn camouflage green / brown. Shell SE 66 with liner dated 1937 and size 59. The camo paint is also in the inner shell skirt. The Heer decal is visible under the camouflage paint had shows wear and has NOT been rubbed or exposed. All pins / washers unmolested.

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WW2 German helmet Paint instructions - WarHats.com

German Helmet Paint Instructions: There is no need to use a primer before painting. Makes sure your helmet shell is clean and the bare steel has been lightly rubbed with steel wool all over to remove cleaner and/or grease. 1. Shake the bottle vigorously for approximately 2 to 3 minutes. The bottle contains a ball bearing which will help to mix ...

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WW1 German M16 M18 Steel Helmet Head Gear Armor Combat Headwear Stahlhelm Retro Replica World War I Helmet with Leather Liner (Head Size: 58-59cm) 5.0 out of 5 …

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Gallery - German War Helmet

WWII German Helmets and Headgear Following Items Are Not For Sale M35 ET64 German Army Helmet Factory paint is nearly pea green. Production #4098. Reinforced aluminum liner band is manufacturer stamped and dated Schuberth-Werke K.-G. Braunschweig 1938. Acceptance domestamp slightly visible. Chinstrap manufacturer stamped and dated Carl …

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GERMANY WWI | Combat Relics

#G1035 German Helmet Pad Set Original WWI German standard horse hair helmet pad set. These little pillow pads are inserted into the flaps behind the helmet liner to give extra padding to absorb shock, protection, and comfort. This is a genuine complete set of three removed from an otherwise destroyed helmet.

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United States Army Headgear 1855-1902

46. Helmet for officers of foot troops, helmet with spike for field officers, and officer's summer helmet 67 47. Helmet for enlisted men 68 48. Helmets for field, mounted, and foot officers 71 49. Helmet for enlisted men 71 50. Helmet for mounted enlisted men 72 51. The Kilpatrick helmet 72 52. Altered model 1872 helmet 72 53.

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