WW2 BRITISH HOME FRONT N.F.S. SERVICE HELMET (FF District 39)

WW2 BRITISH HOME FRONT N.F.S. SERVICE HELMET (FF District 39)

£85.00

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Description

An excellent condition NFS (National Fire Service) service helmet, serving ‘Fire Force’ district 39 (Swindon).

Period refinished in khaki/olive green. To helmet front is a very good condition NFS transfer and FF number.

Interior in its original drab olive green.

No visible under-brim maker or date details.

Liner is with the early oval upper cushion pad with the chin strap in good matching, grubby condition, with a couple of areas of fragility (see images).

The liner is dated 1938, with maker mark ‘VERO I’ size 7.

Helmet is dent and damage free!

(Scratching of the exterior finish shows a ‘white’ under colour, with possibly a red rank circumference band).