In comparison with both the French Adrian pattern helmet and the German M, the British helmet proved light, robust, simple to make and, for its time, was highly effective.
The helmet liners were made by 10 Shoe Manufacturing Company's, the shells and liners would be delivered to the plant of Ford Motor Co of Philadelphia were they were painted and assembled.
Posted December 29,
It was replaced by the MAI in the late s - and the M1 helmet and liner was phased in -
Description: I wish to inquire something and hope you may assist. The entire two-piece liner and pad are held fast to the crown of the helmet shell by a single copper rivet that passes through the leather strap and pad.