Original US WWII M-1 helmet shell and liner. Both pieces have been restored to M1 infantry helmet specifications with high quality reproduction M1 helmet accessories. This M1 infantry helmet comes complete with hand painted naval designation. (Font size and USN lettering colour change is possible)
It will include:
One US WWII M-1 helmet shell (front seam) & M-1 infantry helmet liner (with frontal eyelet hole)
The M-1 helmet has been totally restored (no dents or cracks). It has new exterior paint, cork textured, & swivel bale chinstrap loops. It has sewn infantry chinstraps (with early buckle and J hook) and hand-painted USN designation on a battleship gray shell.
The M-1 liner provided is Grade I. It has been totally restored with new exterior paint, new OD #3 HBT cloth suspension, which includes: upper suspension, lace cord, back-strap amd two-piece nape strap. It also includes sweatband, six "teethed" brass sweatband spring clips, leather liner chin strap (with matching black oxide cam latch, rivets and button loops).
Note: See FAQ page for explanation on difference between Grade I & II helmet liners