WW1 U.S. DIV. MARKED BRITISH MADE BRODIE HELMET
A very good untouched condition 77th Division marked WW1 British made Brodie ‘B’ Pattern combat helmet. Helmet is in dent and damage free condition with 90% of its original mid / late war production dark khaki paint finish present.
Liner is in untouched condition with the felt upper pad absent. Rubber cushion ring present.
Chin strap present and in excellent complete serviceable condition
Frontal painted 77th Division sign is grubby and with one small area of abrasing.
Underside of rim with maker mark FKS 5.
The US 77th Div was a New York raised Division and its badge was sanctioned on 23rd October 1918.
Interior of liner head band is with a very clear British ’Brodie’ maker marking.
Underside of brim has had what appears to be an owner name removed / erased.
This is a SOLD Item.
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