WW2 BRITISH HOME FRONT N.F.S. SERVICE HELMET

WW2 BRITISH HOME FRONT N.F.S. SERVICE HELMET

£75.00

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Description

A very good, used NFS (National Fire Service) service helmet.

Period refinished in khaki/dark green. To helmet front is a very good condition NFS transfer. Interior in its original drab olive green.

Adjacent marking to the right chin strap bracket point the marking ‘cl S.S.   1’ with the date 1941; also period painted the original owner service number (see images). Liner and chin strap in very good matching condition, with the liner marked ‘size 7 FH II 1940’.

Exterior shell is with a ‘ring’ of oil skin liner material where stacked post war in ‘moth ball’ for future eventualities.

Helmet is dent and damage free, showing ‘honest field use’.