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Object ID 2003.033.002
Object Name Helmet
Collection Uniforms
Credit line Gift of Faye McCollum
Year Range from 1917
Year Range to 1918
Description Steel World War I era "Doughboy" helmet with a domed crown and flared brim. The steel is painted olive green and serial #zb24 is stamped on the inside. The leather chin strap is missing.
Dimensions H-5 W-11.25 L-12.5 inches
Owned Irvine Galloway
Used Irvine Galloway
Provenance This helmet was worn by Irvine Galloway (1894-1935) of Newport, DE. He fought in Greue, France.
Subjects Helmets
World War I
Uniforms
Search Terms World War I
Doughboys
Helmets
Irvine Galloway
Twentieth Century
Material Steel; leather
Event World War I