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RAF B-type flying helmet


Code: CWH-2

Stores reference 22c/65.  By G. Waddington & Son Ltd. Size 1 (61/2 - 63/4) - rather small.  1941 dated.  The overall appearance is very good to excellent.  The leather is supple with good original finish on most sections but minor loss of chroming / scuffing at the crown and centre panel.  There is wear along the forehead  seam but no significant issues.  Fitted with zipped earpieces, both in good condition with original zips, one with leather puller tab remaining.  The rubber receiver carriers are fitted within.  All straps are good, the chinstrap still retains the metal end piece and both Bennett buckles have complete leather coverings.  The chamois lining has less than average soiling but a couple of small holes.  Complete with lovely large 1941 dated maker's label.  Unwired.  Wiring, receivers, microphones and jackplugs can be supplied at extra cost if required.   Stock code CWH-2.