WW2 British Guards Helmet Stencil
This stencil is suitable for hand or spray painting and reflects those worn on the side of the 'Guards' Regiments during WW2. It is 50mm tall and 25mm wide at the top.
- Helmet Restorers
- WW2 Army Reenactors
- Living History
- Displays & Presentations
- Military Helmet Collectors
The colours used during WW2 are:
- Grenadier - White
- Welsh - White/Green/White
- Coldstream - Red
- Irish - Blue
To paint the Welsh guards stencil paint the triangle in white first and then when dry mask of the top and bottom sections and paint, in green, the centre section.
The triangular shape and colours represent the plume and regimental plume colour. The Scots guards used a chequered stencil instead of a plume stencil.