WW 1 Utility Pattern Other Ranks Wolsley Pith Helmet
WW 1 utility pattern foreign service pith helmet . Khaki cotton six panel crown ,pointed peak and square rear brim . Khaki linen single fold pagri band typical for late WW 1( possibly had a larger pagri at some later date). Green cotton under brim and cream crown lining with old period part replacement .Paper Hobson & Son paper label. Brown leather sweatband with some damage to the rear .Replaced leather chinstrap. Some stains and service wear but a good sound example but with some internal cork cracks not affecting the appearance. As used in Gallipoli and the Africa campaign.