Original Outstanding WWII U.S. M-1 Helmet With Painted Liner 87th Division Certified
Original WWII U.S. M-1 fixed bail helmet with low heat stamp number and original factory straps. This helmet has most of it’s original factory paint and is in good used condition. Some mild patina and very minor weather exposure on the surface paint. The liner is in remarkable condition, all original and has hand painted unit markings of the 3rd Battalion of the 346th Regiment of the 87th Division. There is also a Private First Class rank Chevron painted on the liner. The surface paint on the helmet liner is also factory applied. The liner was made by Westinghouse and has their maker mark. A very remarkable excellent condition painted liner with very good unmarked shell. The 87th Division has a great WWII history, good unit! 100% guaranteed to be WWII period helmet with period soldier applied paint. Most WWII helmets and liners were recycled for use in Korea and Vietnam so ones with authentic WWII paint is rare! Nice and very scarce helmet. Gettysburg Museum Certified (COA) provided. 100% Guaranteed to be authentic. Sold for historic purposes only. See our other pieces on our web site. Also note when browsing our web site there are several pages of items, at the bottom of the list look for other page numbers.