Swedish Folkgasmask Typ 15

The Swedish Folkgasmask Nordover Typ 15 was similar in design to the British General Civilian Respirator, but had two round eyepieces instead of one.  This example was made by Nordover in 1944.

Folkgasmask = "Civilain Gas Mask"

Typ = "Type"

 

 

 

 

Similar masks in my collection:  Swedish Typ 19, Swedish Typ 32, British GCR, Canadian GCR, Finnish M31

Rubber stamps
Rubber stamps

Manufacturer and size stamps on forehead "NORDOVER" "II"

Rubber stamp
Rubber stamp

Stamp on strap "MADE IN SWEDEN"

Stamp
Stamp

Inspection stamp on strap "5"

Stamp
Stamp

Stamp inside mask

Filter
Filter

Stamps on filter "272" "NORDOVER TYP 15

Filter
Filter

Date stamp on filter "4.12.1944"