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 assigned the code j t h(?) and is dated 1943. The cape was manufactured in July 1943 by Neuhaus & Sohn, Stückfärberei-Appretur. (ehemalig Wilhelm Hohrath & Cie) Wuppertal-Barmen, Hatzfelderstr who were assigned 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.