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British WWII Auxiliary Fire Service Senior officer steel helmet.

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World War Two304 of 1090Vintage Original WW2 Era German FlagBritish WWII steel helmet from Dunkirk.
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Posted 2 years ago

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petey
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British WWII Auxiliary Fire Service Senior officer steel helmet. Auxiliary Fire Service was changed in later WWII to the NFS, National Fire Service. Senior officer denoted by the white band around the helmet. This helmet has suffered shrapnel damage, probably from an exploding bomb, which shows the Civil Defence Fire Service were just as much in the front line as many combat troops!!

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  1. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love mustangtony, blunderbuss2, SEAN68, PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, and nldionne
  2. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love vetraio50, PhilDavidAlexanderMorris, JueBoo, walksoftly, tinlid, and mikelv85
  3. tinlid, 2 years ago
    I know a white band like that on the NFS was for an assistant area officer, so might be the same for the AFS.
  4. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Ah, thanks for that tinlid
  5. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love Poop
  6. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love PhilDavidAlexanderMorris
  7. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love JueBoo
  8. petey petey, 2 years ago
    Thanks for the love bratjdd and MattyG

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