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  • Rare British soldiers 1st pattern Red cross brodie helmet, red paint remains,nicely cleaned recovered in 2013 from a British first aid station in Aveluy woods rear area of July 1916 Somme battlefield

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    British 1st Pattern Brodie Helmet used by a red cross soldier it is a relic it does not have its leather liner or chin strap with some battle damage and is a nice find from the battlefield. The helmet is rusty but still in solid condition it does have clear to see red paintwork on it on the outside and the rim of the inside this is what makes this helmet so unbelievable rare to get a relic ww1 British helmet with paintwork does not happen often and especially a red cross one this helmet also has both its chin strap holders the helmet has been very well cleaned and with a impact hole in the top of it ripped and blown in an explosion it is perfect for display or any collection.This is very rare to get such a nice solid Brodie helmet especially so clean and shiny recovered from the battlefield as they normally now just brake up when they are found due to rusting away as they were not as well made and thinner metal then other helmets.This helmet was recovered in 2013 from a British first aid station in Aveluy woods which was British rear area during the battle on the Somme in July 1916.A very nice and rare relic from the famous battlefield of 1916 on the Western Front.

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