1943 (1)

This set represents archetypical example seen from the mid war period onwards and is one of the most common examples encountered today.

The bag is the cloth version made by a company J t h(?) and has a 1943 date. The cape was manufactured in July 1943 by Neuhaus & Sohn, Stückfärberei-Appretur. (ehemalig Wilhelm Hohrath & Cie) Wuppertal-Barmen, Hatzfelderstr who used the code g j m.

Although not immediately visible in the photographs both bag and cape are convex or vaulted which indicates that it has spent a good part of it’s life attached to a Gas Mask Canister.