British C1 General Civilian Respirator

The British C1 General Civilian Respirator used a thin rubberized fabric facepiece with a single plastic lens, and a filter fixed to the front.  They were made for civilians during World War II.  This example was made by Henley in 1938.

 

Similar masks in my collection:  Canadian GCR, Swedish Type 15, Swedish Type 19, Swedish Type 32

Stamps
Stamps

Manufacturer and date stamps "10669 HENLEY 8-38"

Stamps
Stamps

Date and lot stamps "POPPE 29-4-38" "LOT 2010"

Stamp
Stamp

Size stamp on head strap "MEDIUM"