M1 helmet flash, help

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just
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M1 helmet flash, help

Post by just » 04 Apr 2018 10:01

Hello

can you identify this unit flash ?
it's painted 18 on red part of the shield

thanks for anwers
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Re: M1 helmet flash, help

Post by Mark in Cleveland, Tn. » 05 Apr 2018 18:54

Might be a French Lid...would have to see straight on pics, to eliminate distorsions.

If USA M-1,, do not clean or restore.might be a good one.

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Re: M1 helmet flash, help

Post by Mark in Cleveland, Tn. » 05 Apr 2018 18:55

Will check out insignia of USA units for the shield ID, but I bet JohnG has the ID

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Re: M1 helmet flash, help

Post by just » 07 Apr 2018 04:51

hello

thanks for your help

Didier

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