Mitchell Reversable helmet cover

    Share

    Flecktarn92
    Officer Candidate
    Officer Candidate

    Name : Oliver
    Location : New York, USA
    Registration date : 2009-07-15
    Number of posts : 500

    Mitchell Reversable helmet cover

    Post by Flecktarn92 on Tue Aug 03, 2010 5:21 pm







    Interesting side V, probably for armoured units. Not to sure if its common for the reflective bands being on the back though.

    Easy Gee
    Colonel
    Colonel

    Name : Gary
    Age : 47
    Location : UK
    Registration date : 2010-06-12
    Number of posts : 3591

    Re: Mitchell Reversable helmet cover

    Post by Easy Gee on Thu Sep 02, 2010 4:30 pm

    Hi.

    Nice looking Mitchell,the V looks to be ,24th Infantry division marked.
    The lid has post '72 chinstraps,so I am guessing a late 70's issue lid,I would not mind seeing more details shots of the lid itself,to ID it further.
    The cat's eyes were not used until the 80's ,so I am guessing someone attached them a lot later in the covers life,these Mitchell covers were used up to the late 70's,then were replaced by the ERDL Woodland pattern,with the cat eye helmet band.....cool custom cover like it a lot Wink

      Current date/time is Fri Dec 09, 2016 10:03 pm