Outstanding WWII U.S. M-1 Swivel Bail Helmet Excellent Example Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History
Outstanding WWII U.S. M-1 swivel Bail, Front Seam Helmet Excellent Example Certified By The Gettysburg Museum Of History. A WWII helmet complete with liner. Has original factory straps and hardware in excellent (almost mint) condition. Front seam swivel bails. The liner and shell looks like it has always been together, original factory paint on the helmet and liner (paint loose on the shell). Original WWII period applied paint and cork. All hardware is complete. Lot number is could not be determined. The liner is Westinghouse liner with their logo (see photos). Has a chalk number “6” on it that was added a long time ago possible period. Very little wear on the original leather sweat band and straps otherwise excellent condition. . For a collector that is looking for an excellent example that is original. This is one of the best we have seen in a while! This is a late war WWII helmet but might have been used later (occupation) We rarely get WWII US helmets because so many were reused for Korea and Vietnam so it’s difficult to find a true WWII example. 100% guaranteed to be authentic untouched WWII U.S. Helmet. Pulled out of a very old 35 year collection. Authenticated by The Gettysburg Museum Of History. Museum documentation (COA) provided. Please see our other WWII items on our web site. Do not miss this one! You wanted the BEST WE GIVE YOU THE BEST! Great late war example.