United Kingdom - Helmet - 1944

Description
United Kingdom - Helmet - 1944
Original - Good condition

MK III Helmet (turtle)
Designed in 1941 by the Medical Research Council
First used on D Day by the British and Canadian
troops the MK III and MK IV next to the Brodie helmet
This helmet offered 38% more protection

RO&CO BQ 11
1944
Rubery Owen Co Leeds
With helmet net and liner (post war) No 5 but 8 parts
Without chin strap production started Nov. 1943 until the beginning of 1945 then one went over to the MK IV and the colour was also darker.

Lot details
Type
Helmet
Country of Origin
United Kingdom
Year of Manufacture
1944
Original/ Replica
Original
Condition
Good condition
Size (Clothing/ Helmet Shell)
56/58
Comes with certificate of authenticity
No
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