Helmet, Protective, Type M1917, United States Army Air Service

Rusted steel helmet with painted, orange insignia and inscription reading
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United States Army Type M1917 protective steel helmet with leather lining and chin strap; olive drab sand finish; 135th aero squadron sunburst logo painted in orange and black on front.

Created By:

Mark Avino

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Aviation; Equipment; Flight Gear; People; World War I

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