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Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP17 Aug 2017 9:19 a.m. PST

They almost look to me like they could be useful for SF:

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Dan

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erraticassassin Inactive Member17 Aug 2017 10:47 a.m. PST

GZG colonial defence force ain't far away:

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Brainglitch17 Aug 2017 10:55 a.m. PST

Actually, GZG's Brethren of The New Light are an even closer match

MiniMetalMayhem02 Nov 2017 4:14 a.m. PST

Sort of similar to the late WW2 British mkIII helmet.
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Personal logo Cacique Caribe Supporting Member of TMP02 Nov 2017 5:02 a.m. PST

Wow, it sure does look like it, though not as comical as the "experimental sun helmet".

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Dan
PS. The East Germans certainly liked that high conical style, which to me also looks a little bit like a teardrop when seen from above (meaning one end a little pointier than the other):
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RudyNelson02 Nov 2017 1:55 p.m. PST

There are a number of photos of American troops in the South Pacific in 1941-42 wearing sun helmets. They are not similar to these but more like the British WW1 style.

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