M16 helmet with number stamped inside

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M16 helmet with number stamped inside

Post by Jim Newman » Sat May 30, 2015 5:05 pm

Not sure what the number means but figured I would share.

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Re: M16 helmet with number stamped inside

Post by Wyliecoyote » Mon Jun 08, 2015 11:27 pm

Possibly I.R. 189. That regiment was stood up 20 May 1915.

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Re: M16 helmet with number stamped inside

Post by jim_ish » Tue Jun 09, 2015 7:49 am

It would be fun to be able to associate some history to the helmet. I couldn't find anything on the line about the 189th regiment but will look in my books tonight.

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