"Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

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    jm
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    "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by jm on Thu Sep 17, 2015 12:48 pm

    My colleague had a helmet what was left after the liberation in the village where he lives, called Markelo.
    It's a helmet with sort of a flag or something he told me!

    Last Monday he gave me this helmet of the Royal Canadian Ordnance Corps. dancin\'

    Markelo is a small village in "Twente, Twente-Canal" what was liberated by the 2nd Can Inf Div. (FMR)






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    Re: "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by 48th on Thu Sep 17, 2015 2:49 pm

    http://www.servicepub.com/helmetflashes.htm

    This site might help you. Interesting looking helmet. Thanks for posting.

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    Re: "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by LSR on Fri Sep 18, 2015 4:42 am

    That are the better finds Jordy,nice helmet.

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    Re: "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by pylon1357 on Fri Sep 18, 2015 7:32 am

    I never find nothing anymore, or so I tell my wife. My bank account is wishing this was true. I'm about out for a while.


    I am always nervous with these painted ones. I can't tell original or not.


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    Re: "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by jm on Fri Sep 18, 2015 8:11 am

    Thanks!
    This helmet is 100% original for sure and it was a gift to me Wink

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    Re: "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by Jonhno on Fri Sep 18, 2015 11:25 am

    nice gift

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    Re: "Helmet with a flag? " (RCOC)

    Post by Tankermike on Fri Sep 18, 2015 2:31 pm

    From looking at servicepub's website on helmet flashes I was wondering about the PPCLI helmets, the green paint on the center of the helmet, is that a stripe or is half the helmet painted?

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