Lot 469: WW2 Japanese Naval Landing Forces Steel Combat Helmet
November 30, 2016
Royal Tunbridge Wells, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: WW2 Japanese Naval Landing Forces Steel Combat Helmet, fine example of a Japanese naval issue steel combat helmet which is fitted with its cloth Naval Landing Forces field cover. The helmet shell retains much of the original chocolate brown paint finish, metal naval anchor badge to the front. Interior of the helmet has leather three bad liner system with inked Japanese name to one of the pads. Original cloth chinstrap ties. The six panel cloth cover retains its original oval felt landing forces cloth badge to the front. Some staining and tears to the cover but generally a very good untouched example.