French Vernon A.N.P. 39

The French Vernon A.N.P. 39 was a licensed copy of the Czech FM-3d.  They were used for civil defense.  This example has celluloid lenses and was made by Vernon in 1940.

A.N.P. = Appareil Normal de Protection = "Regular Protection Device"

 

Similar masks in my collection:  Czech FM-1a, Czech FM-3d, Dutch FM-3d, Bulgarian Type 3

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Stamps on cheek "S.M. 1903 T.O. 29-40"

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Stamp on head strap "10P50"

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Stamps on head strap "I ORLEANS 148" "G.P.B3"

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Manufacturer stamp on exhale valve cover "VERNON"

Filter
Filter

Filter top view

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Filter stamp bottom view "C.P.1935M."