Early-WWII McCord M1917A1 Helmet (ID'd, 1941 Set)

Early-WWII McCord M1917A1 Helmet (ID'd, 1941 Set)

This original M1917A1 helmet is ID'd to a veteran of K Company, 168th Infantry Regiment, 34th Infantry Division, Private Philip A. Thomas, serial number 35036837. View the Veteran's Information section for more details regarding Pvt. Thomas's brief service in Northern Ireland. This helmet was produced by McCord Radiator & Manufacturing Co. prior to the United States' involvement in WWII. On November 27, 1940, McCord received a contract to manufacture the M1917A1 helmet. These helmets had heat stamps ranging from 1_ to 24_