WW2 German Police of the Free City of Danzig Shield Helmet Stencil
Polizei der Freien Stadt Danzig, or Police of the Free City of Danzig.
The Danzig police were created on August 19, 1919 as a security force for the new Free City. In the winter of 1936 new Danzig Police uniform regulations were published, authorizing the wearing of field grey uniforms and German helmets. The helmets were to have a skull insignia on the wearer’s right and a Danzig crest on the left.
Re-usable stencil template that can be used on German Helmets to create the shield insignia for the early period Danzig Police. It is likely that this shield was used during the 1930's.
It measures 45mm wide and 50mm tall and comes in three parts. It is suitable only for hand painting.
You can get the skull stencil for the opposite side of the helmet here.