Canadian Mk IV helmet

The Mk IV helmet resembles the Mk III D-Day invasion or “Turtle” helmet in the shape of the shell but with a couple of modifications. The chinstrap bales are mounted closer to the edge of the helmet rim, the chinstrap is a simple cotton strap and the liner is fastened to the helmet using a lift a dot fastening system. Supposedly this allowed the helmet to hold water, with the liner removed. Original, good condition, dated 1952 and size 7 ½ liner. One liner pad is partially missing so adjusting this for wear would require repair. Missing pad at crown. Original helmet net with scrim.

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$265.00

Canadian Mk IV helmet HG728

Canadian Mk IV helmet Description

The Mk IV helmet resembles the Mk III D-Day invasion or “Turtle” helmet in the shape of the shell but with a couple of modifications. The chinstrap bales are mounted closer to the edge of the helmet rim, the chinstrap is a simple cotton strap and the liner is fastened to the helmet using a lift a dot fastening system. Supposedly this allowed the helmet to hold water, with the liner removed. Original, good condition, dated 1952 and size 7 ½ liner. One liner pad is partially missing so adjusting this for wear would require repair. Missing pad at crown. Original helmet net with scrim.

Canadian Mk IV helmet Additional Information

Catalog Number HG728