How the modern combat helmet was born in the trenches of France

The image of the modern soldier on the battlefield is seldom complete without a helmet on the soldier’s head. Designed to protect from small arms fire the modern ballistic helmet is often made of space age materials including Kevlar, but its origins go back 100 years to the trenches of the First World War.

The original article can be found here: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2015/05/01/how-the-modern-combat-helmet-was-born-in-the-trenches-of-france/

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