US WWII 327th Glider Infantry Regiment Helmet & Liner (Swivel Bale)
helmet has been Original US WWII M1 helmet shell and liner. Both pieces have been restored to M1 infantry helmet specifications with high quality reproduction M1 helmet accessories. This M1 infantry helmets comes complete with 327th Glider Infantry Regiment emblem and the accessories pictured.
It will include:
One US WWII M-1 helmet shell (front seam) & M-1 infantry helmet liner (with frontal eyelet hole)
The M-1 helmet has been totally restored (no dents or cracks). It has new exterior paint, cork textured, & swivel bale chinstrap loops. It has sewn infantry chinstraps with snaps (with early buckle and J hook) and hand-painted 327th Glider Infantry Regiment unit markings.
The M-1 liner provided is Grade I. It has been totally restored with new exterior paint (high gloss), new OD #3 HBT cloth suspension (which includes): upper suspension, lace cord, backstrap and two-piece nape strap. It also includes sweatband, six "teethed" brass headband spring clips, leather liner strap (with matching black oxide cam latch, rivets and button loops).
Note: See FAQ page for explanation on difference between Grade I & II helmet liners