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Nice untouched British manufactured MkIII helmet also known as the 'Turtle helm'. The helmet is in perfect condition with its original camouflage netting and shell-dressing. Shows normal traces of usage. The liner is maker marked A G & Co - A. Garstin & Co Ltd. date is unreadable, size 7 1/4. These MkIII helmets were issued to British and Canadian troops who landed on Normandy, June 6 1944, and afterwards also to other troops. These helmets were also worn by the Polish troops and Prinses Irene Brigade. This type of helmet was only produced in United Kingdom.
MkIII helmets are hard to find! Especially in this original condition.