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The men are wear­ing Tommy hel­mets and the hel­met net, de­signed to hold cam­ou­flage, was not much used be­fore 1943, so the pho­to­graph prob­a­bly dates from that year or af­ter­wards. We know Mike’s father was in Burma, but most fight­ing men there wore the soft slouch hat, which was more com­fort­able for jun­gle fight­ing.

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