The Helmets Of Hate
Gott im fuppin Himmel! Louis Le Fronde writes: “This is the IRISH army in the 1930s, wearing German-style helmets. Subsequent British anti-Irish propaganda focusing on the helmets was a bit u…
Artefacts: Vickers helmet
During the 1920s the newly formed Irish Defence Forces began looking for a steel helmet. At first the French Adrian model, named after its inventor.