Jump to content
Free downloads from TNA ×
The Great War (1914-1918) Forum

Remembered Today:



Recommended Posts

This is the standard British "Brodie" helmet manufactured during WW2. This example was manufactured and painted at the factory for issue to an air raid warden (ARP).


These are relatively common.



Link to comment
Share on other sites

It’s a MK2 helmet with a Mk1 liner. They were manufactured from the late 1930’s onwards. As mentioned, the black paint scheme denotes it was for Civil Defence use and the ‘W’ denotes it was for an Air Raid Precautions (ARP) Warden.

As mentioned, quite common in the UK. I’m afraid the condition precludes it from being valuable.

Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • Create New...