A very nice example of a. As recovered from the St Saviour's Tunnels. On Guernsey in the 1950s.
Were occupied by German Forces in 1940. Finally surrendering without a shot in May 1945. Shortly after the surrender many German. Were simply pushed off cliffs.
Dumped into the sea or sealed up. In the myriad tunnels across the main island of Guernsey by.Until the 1950s, when a major scrap drive was initiated and the tunnels were opened. Up and vehicles & equipment of all hues. Were recovered (including many thousands of helmet shells). All of which were bought up by mainland metal dealers and taken off the island for scrap. The crusher, including this Marineartillerie helmet shell.
We say Marineartillerie, as the remaining. On the 100% complete shell. The inner appears more to be Luftwaffe.However the tri-colour decal can clearly be seen but the other side, on very. Rather than a 2nd pattern Luftwaffe decal. A great surviving Guernsey German Occupation item from The Tomahawk Films. B/W image courtesy of the. DVD image courtesy of Tomahawk Films. Please note that all of our items of WW-I & WW-II Allied & German militaria. Are also offered via our various South Coast antique emporium outlets. And directly via our A. The item "An Original WW-II German M. 35 Helmet Shell from the Guernsey Garrison 1940-45" is in sale since Sunday, June 13, 2021.
This item is in the category "Collectables\Militaria\World War II (1939-1945)\Helmets/ Hats". The seller is "alderneyvintagecollectibles" and is located in Winchester, Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United Kingdom, Antigua and barbuda, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Australia, Bahrain, Canada, Japan, New Zealand, China, Israel, Hong Kong, Norway, Indonesia, Mexico, Singapore, South Korea, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand, Bangladesh, Belize, Bermuda, Bolivia, Barbados, Brunei darussalam, Cayman islands, Dominica, Egypt, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Grenada, French guiana, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Saint kitts and nevis, Saint lucia, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Macao, Monaco, Maldives, Montserrat, Martinique, Nicaragua, Oman, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Turks and caicos islands, Aruba, Saudi arabia, South africa, United arab emirates, Ukraine, Chile, Bahamas, Colombia, Costa rica, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Kuwait, Panama, Philippines, Qatar, Trinidad and tobago, Uruguay.