NNSH helmet markings

    Share

    Cameraguy
    Member

    Posts : 372
    Join date : 2012-03-05
    Age : 49
    Location : Alberta

    NNSH helmet markings

    Post by Cameraguy on Tue Jul 01, 2014 2:33 am

    Hey guys. This is a great photo of two North Nova Scotia Highlanders. If you look at the helmet,under the netting it looks like some sort of marking on each of the helmet. Anyone know what these markings may be? I personally don't think it is reflection...
    Cheers!

    Wouter
    Member

    Posts : 158
    Join date : 2010-02-18
    Age : 26
    Location : Netherlands

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by Wouter on Tue Jul 01, 2014 3:17 am

    Doesn't look like a reflection to me either. Kind of looks like a 3rd division flash.

    jm
    Member

    Posts : 25
    Join date : 2011-01-26
    Location : the Netherlands

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by jm on Tue Jul 01, 2014 3:22 pm

    Indeed, could be a 3rd division flash. For sure not an NNSH flash, see my NNSH helmet below.

    Cameraguy
    Member

    Posts : 372
    Join date : 2012-03-05
    Age : 49
    Location : Alberta

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by Cameraguy on Tue Jul 01, 2014 11:56 pm

    Love to get my hands on or even see a good example of a NNSH helmet with the 3rd Div. flash. I've got them with the thistle already.
    Thanks guys

    toutfou
    Member

    Posts : 46
    Join date : 2010-02-12

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by toutfou on Wed Jul 09, 2014 9:45 am

    Hi,

    i think about the 3rd DI flash too.

    One have the insignia on the left of helmet, the other have the insignia on the right of the helmet.

    So i think, there is an insignia on each side of the helmet... no ?

    toutfou
    Member

    Posts : 46
    Join date : 2010-02-12

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by toutfou on Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:13 pm

    How do you konw there were from NNSH regiment ?


    seb

    pylon1357
    Global Moderator

    Posts : 1210
    Join date : 2009-11-24
    Location : Resting on my laurels in Ottawa

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by pylon1357 on Sat Dec 13, 2014 2:48 pm

    toutfou wrote:How do you konw there were from NNSH regiment ?


    seb

    By expanding the photograph, you can read the shoulder title on the soldier to the left of the photo. I wondered the same thing too.


    _________________
    Cliff

    http://www.irishregimentofcanada.ca

    Cameraguy
    Member

    Posts : 372
    Join date : 2012-03-05
    Age : 49
    Location : Alberta

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by Cameraguy on Sat Dec 13, 2014 9:29 pm

    A North Novie fan can spot their flashes from mile away...
    Wink
    But yup,expanding pics as long as they are good quality can give you lots of insight to uniform.
    Cheers!

    toutfou
    Member

    Posts : 46
    Join date : 2010-02-12

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by toutfou on Sun Dec 14, 2014 3:09 am

    thanks !

    Sponsored content

    Re: NNSH helmet markings

    Post by Sponsored content Today at 7:09 am


      Current date/time is Sun Dec 04, 2016 7:09 am