Luftwaffe Afrika Korp Pith Helmet
A worn Luftwaffe Afrika Korp pith helmet, body constructed in cork covered in cloth with tan leather trim with zinc Luftwaffe cap insignia on the left side, and tri-colour decal shield on the other. The pith helmet leather headband is intact, complete with red lining in cloth which is sunbleached. The inside brim of the helmet includes the recipient’s name “Ernst Schindler” and various battles in Sicily including “Augusta, Comiso, Etna 1942, Catania, Palermo”. The helmet is in worn condition, interesting piece for any collection.
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