The Helmet, Heat stamped M 342 B, is a very rare short production run "M" series McCord approx. Collectors are just starting to realize these helmets are 20 to 40 times rarer than a WW2 McCord. This is a M1C paratrooper, Korean or early Vietnam war helmet with 70 to 75% original texture and paint and some minor dings in the crown. Original chin strap, The right side retains original snap and T-1 clip.
New webbing was added from T-1 clip to the end including the buckle and keeper. Included is a rare fitted camo net with elastic band. The liner is a "Named" post war Firestone with original paint, Original model 58 suspension w/ one repair, Original headband, Original A-yolks & chin cup, a 1967 nape strap and Original chin strap buckle and United Carr rivet w/ new leather. Liner is named on exterior crown, G. A stunning display set and fully functional and sturdy enough for outdoor use.Please refer to photos closely! My descriptions are subjective observations and rely on my limited typing ability. US Lower 48 buyers only. Korean or Vietnam War M1C Helmet & Liner Paratroop Rare M Ser.
McCord WW2" is in sale since Sunday, October 4, 2020. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Militaria\Korea (1950-53)\Original Period Items". The seller is "rslobo" and is located in Thousand Oaks, California. This item can be shipped to United States.