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Good Evening.......

Love garage sales at home so while away on holiday must also have a go at finding things......

Here is my latest.....

Now just to get it home.....

A Dispatch Rider's helmet that was left behind by the Canadians when they went home......

Not bad for 20 Euros......

Mike

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In april 1944 different colored bands around the helmet were introducd, to distinguish between the three "wings" of the Military Police and Provost units:

- a red band, for the Provost Wing;

- a white band, for the Traffic Control Wing;

- a dark blue band, for the Vulnarable Points Wing.

Edited by Odulf

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