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Military History/Significance of helmet liner color

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Hi Johnny,
I have a purple liner in a Vietnam era(or later) helmet.  I've also seen blue ones.  Why the different colors?
The purple liner - Liner helmet ground troops, type 1
dla-100-84-c-4431
Thanks;
paul

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Hello Paul , I'm not a helmet person , but I know of a site you can post on free after you register on it that will be your best bet for the answer, this site is
US Militaria Forum

They have a helmet section and I'm sure you'll get more than one reply, hope this helps and have a great day !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
Johnny
P.S. my area of knowledge covers military aviation emblems .

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WW2 USAAF/USN/USMC flying unit emblem identification,Official and Unofficial types,some of thier aircraft used,WW2 era only please.

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approximately 20+ years

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self taught in the area of emblems of the military

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Mostly ww2 veterans and some collectors

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