Dating wwii helmets
An informal, sometimes satiric, exploration of the steel combat helmet and its role in identifying, inspiring, and protecting the G. The book I thought I'd like to write but with a longer shelf-life, no editors, publishers, or art directors; just me and you.
copyright 2015, Mannie Gentile The generic CD insignia is a slide-on water transfer.
The RUC had to enforce black-out restrictions, check the movement of people and vehicles and oversee the Local Defence Volunteers (Home Guard).
Rationing in Northern Ireland increased the level of smuggling across the Irish Free State border.
A lucrative black market developed and smugglers used guns to defend themselves from capture.
An Irish Republican Army (IRA) wartime campaign included bank raids and sporadic attacks on policemen and barracks.
Belfast’s contribution to the war effort made the city a target for enemy bombers.