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East Germany M56/66. The cover is the common " Rain " pattern and again the hood off the combat jacket. These helmets before and after the fall of the Berlin Wall were widely exported and found themselves in many combat zones all over the world. This helmets stamps indicate that this helmet is a size 2 and manufactured in April 1960.

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Understanding WWII German helmet insignia. There maybe no more iconic item from the Second World War than the double decal German helmet. Most people, even those who know little about the history of WWII can easily recognize one of these helmets. From the comical Sargent Schultz of Hogan's Hero's fame to more recent films …

East German Helmet ID. Gentlemen could someone help me decipher the stamp in this lid wondering if one of them is a date stamp . Im thinking its a original looked at quite a few today searching on the net to compare it to.It was cheap enough so I bought it will make a nice one for helmet and headgear collection . Regards Mark K.

This is an East German Model 1956 helmet. The R points to its use a helmet for a "Regulierer". A traffic control officer of the NVA (Nationale Volksarmee = National Peoples Army). These markings sometimes were printed or embroiderd on a helmet cover. Nice helmet. Have a look inside. It might have the liner for a motorcyclyst installed. …

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Understanding WWII German helmet insignia. There maybe no more iconic item from the Second World War than the double decal German helmet. Most people, even those who know little about the history of WWII can easily recognize one of these helmets. From the comical Sargent Schultz of Hogan's Hero's fame to more recent films Hollywood has ...

M1956. The East German M-56 helmet was originally designed in 1942 as a replacement for the M1935/M1940 model Stahlhelms. The design was never progressed and was unused until the requirement for a new German helmet for the Volkspolizei and the National People's Army arose, it being realized that the reintroduction of the Stahlhelm would not have been tolerated by the …

M54 East German Helmet size 58 and M42 CKL size 66, with high lot factory markings (1945) Early M56 Volskarmee Helmet and M54 KVP Helmet: MP44 STG44 Metal made by DENIX. Repro KVP M54 (1st type) KVP (Barracks Police …

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the East German helmets come in 3 sizes and should be stamped inside the shell as. I = small. II = medium. III = large. my helmet is marked a size III [large] and I wear a US size 7 5/8 hat size, the helmet fits me well.

East Germany M56 I. This is the first and original M56 combat helmet. It is said that the DDR needed a new combat helmet, the Soviets would not allow the WWII M42 pattern or similar so they revisited this design, which was on the drawing board around 1942. So with a few improvements this was the result, the helmet retains the WWII M44 pattern ...

This helmet lead to the first true East German helmet, the Model 1954. In appearance, it is similar to the German M-35 but it does have considerably more square shape. These were used by the border police and VOPO forces. These helmets are extremely rare today. The Model 1954 were replaced by the Model 1956, the most recognizable helmet from ...

Contents of this page The different German combat helmet models explained in detailFactories and shell markingsInspection stamps I. Models M16 and M18 These 2 models were produced during World War 1. After World War 1 the Reichswehr continued using them and when Hitler came to power in 1933 these helmets saw continued use up till 1945. I…

This is an East German Model 1956 helmet. The R points to its use a helmet for a "Regulierer". A traffic control officer of the NVA (Nationale Volksarmee = National Peoples Army). These markings sometimes were printed or embroiderd on a helmet cover. Nice helmet. Have a look inside. It might have the liner for a motorcyclyst installed. Cheers,

East German NVA M56 helmets. Hi guys here I have a first pattern M56 East German helmet. The M56 was produced by Eisen und Hütte AG and the liners by VEB Sattler und Taucha Lederwarenfabrik. The design was originally a ww2 design which was to replace the German helmets in use but was refused by Hitler even though it was easier and cheaper to ...