German VM 40

The Deutsche Volksmaske 40 replaced the VM 37 as materials became more scarce during the war.  This example was made in 1939.

Deutsche Volksgasmaske = "German People's Gas Mask"

 

Similar masks in my collection:  German VM 37, German VM 44

Stamp
Stamp

Stamp inside mask "A-W-D"

Stamp
Stamp

Stamp inside mask

Filter connector
Filter connector

Filter connector stamp "KL1-39/86" "M"

VM40 in box
VM40 in box

VM40 in box

VM40 box
VM40 box

VM40 box "F" (Frau)

Instructions
Instructions

Instruction manual for "Die Deutsche Volksgasmaske"