US WWII Army Paratrooper M-2 Airborne Helmet & Liner with Non-removable liner strap (Grade II Liner)
Original US WWII M-1 helmet shell and liner. Both pieces have been restored to M-2 airborne helmet specifications with high quality reproduction M-1 helmet accessories. This M-2 paratrooper helmet comes complete with an early war non-removable liner strap, Grade II liner and all the accessories pictured.
It will include:
US WWII M-2 helmet shell (front seam) & US M-1 paratrooper airborne helmet liner (with frontal eyelet hole)
The M-2 helmet has been totally restored (no dents or cracks). It has new exterior paint, cork textured, & D bale chinstrap loops. It has sewn airborne chinstraps with snaps (with early buckle and J hook) and early war non-removable liner strap.
The M-1 liner provided with this helmet is Grade II. It has been totally restored with new exterior paint (high gloss), new OD #3 HBT cloth suspension (which includes): upper suspension, lace cord, backstrap, two-piece nape strap, internal airborne snaps and OD #3 A straps with brass wire buckles (factory installed). It also includes sweatband, six "teethed" brass headband spring clips, non-removable leather liner strap (set with steel rivet and clasp) and a leather chincup (with chamois lining).
Note: See FAQ page for explanation on difference between Grade I & II helmet liners