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    Royal Afghan ARmy / German M16 Helmet

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    Waldo71

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    Post by Waldo71 on Thu May 28, 2015 4:08 am

    Gentlemen,

    finally, it has arrived.
    Germany has sold WW1 helmets to Afghanistan in the 20ies/30ies.
    This one was rediscovered in the 911 conflicgt and takeb home by a Canadian soldier.
    Modern technology has lead it back to Germany.

    Cheers,
    Waldo.

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    Post by Bagman6 on Thu May 28, 2015 7:06 am

    That is really something. Thanks for posting.


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    Post by semper fi on Thu May 28, 2015 12:14 pm

    Unbelievable Shocked
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    Post by usall on Thu May 28, 2015 12:58 pm

    Nice helmet !
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    Post by oefoifcollector on Thu May 28, 2015 1:56 pm

    Nice helmet ! Thanks for sharing
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    Post by airborne1968 on Thu May 28, 2015 2:07 pm

    That one is in very good condition as well! I had one but it did not have a liner ad was too rusted for my collection.  I did retain the ANA seal on the side of the helmet because it had a nice enamel finish and you rarely find them on the helmets.
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    Post by Waldo71 on Fri May 29, 2015 10:28 am

    Thanks, everybody!

    @airborne1968:
    Would you mind showing a photo of the ANA badge?

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