WW2 G.E.C. WORKS FIRE BRIGADE HELMET
A good ‘General Electric Company’ (GEC) works fire brigade senior fire fighters service helmet.
Originally a white senior wardens helmet with red exterior over paint showing hand painted stylised G.E.C. works logo WFB initials and single white rank band.
Helmet shell is dent and damage free with 80% original finishes remaining. Finish is with some service scratching and minor loft storage deterioration.
No visible maker markings to helmet shell.
Mk. I helmet liner with oval cushion pad, size details 7, maker ‘Vero’ and date I /1939. Upper cushion pad has lost some of its foam backing, with the exterior marked with the wearer initials.
This is a SOLD Item.
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