US WWII Army M-1 Swivel Bale Infantry Helmet (Grade I Liner)
Original US WWII swivel bale M-1 helmet shell and liner. Both pieces have been restored to M-1 infantry helmet specifications with high quality reproduction M-1 helmet accessories. This M-1 infantry helmet comes complete with removable liner strap, Grade I liner and all the accessories pictured.
It will include:
US WWII M-1 helmet shell (front seam) & US 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, and swivel bale chinstrap loops. It has sewn infantry chinstraps with snaps (with early buckle and J hook) and removable liner strap.
The M-1 liner provided with this helmet is Grade I. It has been totally restored with new exterior paint (high gloss), new OD #3 HBT cloth suspension (which includes): upper suspension, lace cord, backstrap and two-piece nape strap. It also includes sweatband, six "teethed" brass headband spring clips and removable leather liner strap.
Note: See FAQ page for explanation on difference between Grade I & II helmet liners