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Posted 4 years ago

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kd_halliday
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The only thing I'm able to find on this helmet is a marking that states '1942'. I'm wondering if it's from World War II.

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  1. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    Yes. I think that could be a British Tommy Hat.
  2. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    http://www.google.com/images?hl=en&q=WWII+helmet&wrapid=tlif12924669542221&um=1&ie=UTF-8&source=univ&ei=GHsJTfyNB8KBlAf4hIi-AQ&sa=X&oi=image_result_group&ct=title&resnum=1&ved=0CDMQsAQwAA&biw=1020&bih=550

    http://www.google.com/images?um=1&hl=en&biw=1020&bih=550&tbs=isch%3A1&sa=1&q=WWI+helmet&btnG=Search&aq=f&aqi=g1g-m2&aql=&oq=&gs_rfai=

    Looks to me like WW I.
  3. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    But it says 1942 on it.
  4. kd_halliday, 4 years ago
    I have looked up the British Tommy Hat and it looks just like it.. what do you think the value of this might be.
  5. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    I have seen WWII helmets go for anywhere from $20-200. Try to get a british buyer lol
  6. kd_halliday, 4 years ago
    lol... Thanks so much for sharing your comments. I just found this website and love it.
  7. Savoychina1 Savoychina1, 4 years ago
    http://www.google.com/imgres?imgurl=http://warrelics.eu/forum/military_photos/helmets/66960d1259454001-wwii-british-canadian-helmet-help-requested-photos-attached-liner-dsc06846.jpg&imgrefurl=http://warrelics.eu/forum/helmets/wwii-british-canadian-helmet-help-requested-photos-attached-13413/&usg=__rtES4OCggm5SoRkvotnDgeBLRxI=&h=1197&w=1367&sz=169&hl=en&start=34&zoom=1&tbnid=LPPhASV1hD1tuM:&tbnh=118&tbnw=146&prev=/images%3Fq%3DWWII%2Bbritish%2Bhelmet%26um%3D1%26hl%3Den%26sa%3DG%26biw%3D1020%26bih%3D550%26tbs%3Disch:10%2C1026&um=1&itbs=1&iact=hc&vpx=457&vpy=71&dur=2012&hovh=210&hovw=240&tx=134&ty=236&ei=mH8JTZKQNMHk4gaF6OzHAQ&oei=On8JTYWbEoX7lweklKG4Aw&esq=9&page=3&ndsp=15&ved=1t:429,r:7,s:34&biw=1020&bih=550

    Blimey! You could be right.

    http://cgi.ebay.com/WW2-Authentic-Vintage-Military-British-Helmet-Nice-/290510852885?pt=LH_DefaultDomain_0&hash=item43a3cbd315

  8. VikingFan82 VikingFan82, 4 years ago
    Anytime, I have found this site to be addicting.
  9. lillylvsoldstuff lillylvsoldstuff, 4 years ago
    I just think to myself, "If this helmet could talk"! Unbeleiveable! Imagine what and where this helmet has seen and been. Lilly

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