US WWII M1 Medic Infantry Helmet & Liner with Original OD 3 Net (Square Panel)
Original US WWII M1 helmet shell (front seam.... swivel bale) and liner. Both pieces have been restored to wartime M1 infantry helmet specifications with high quality reproduction M1 helmet accessories.
This M1 helmet comes complete with three hand painted medic emblems. This helmet features the early geneva cross on square panels (before standardization was employed late in the war). This style was often seen during the earlier campaigns, such as North Africa, Sicily and Normandy.
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 early war medic emblems.
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, 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) and original OD 3 Net.
Note: See FAQ page for explanation on difference between Grade I & II helmet liners