AN-6542 WWII US Naval Aviation Flying Helmet USN
WWII US Navy or Marine Corps naval aviation pilots AN-6542 summer flying helmet, circa 1943. Complete with chin strap, oxygen mask buckles, ANB-H-1 earphones made by WESTERN ELECTRIC with USN cord and jack. Size LARGE. Goggles and display bust aren't included. Iconic piece of WWII naval aviation fighter pilots gear. Most of these helmets have been modified during the war and it's uncommon to find them with the oxygen mask fastening buckles still in place.
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