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Army Gas Masks

Browse the largest online collection of U.S. Army gas masks, Israeli gas masks, Russian gas masks, Korean gas masks, German gas masks, Swedish gas masks and all other non-military issue gas masks and filters.

Our current inventory includes everything from Genuine Issue (GI) WWI, WWII, Korean, Vietnam and current issue gas mask and supplies. We also carry a large selection of European Gas Masks as well as commercial NBC gear. There is something here for everyone from collectors, police, to folks looking for preparedness items.

We have been in the surplus business for over 10 years. Read the About Us link for a history of our store. Over the years we have built a reputation of being honest and treating our customers fairly. Our buyers include the public, entertainment, local government, regional/national government, schools, churches, clubs etc.

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Russian MIG Aircrew PLF Flight NBC Gas Mask Respirator Polish Army OM14 Gas Mask and Filter Pre-WWII French Army TC 38 Gas Mask Respirator
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Russian Military Aircrew gas mask kit Polish Army OM14 Gas Mask and Filter French Army TC 38 Gas Mask Respirator
Unissued Russian Military Aircrew gas mask and filter. Polish Military OM14 gas mask, filter, hose adapter and carrier. French Military/Army issue TC 38 Gas Mask, Filter & Carrier.
Rare WWII US Military D-Day Waterproof gas mask bag Unissued Korean ARMY HK-K1 NBC Gas Mask and Carrier Israeli Military Zahal NBC Chemical Protective Suit - IDF Issue by Rabintex
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Militaria Collector's Item, Authentic D-Day Waterproof Gas Mask Bag Unissued Korean ARMY HK-K1 NBC Gas Mask Israeli Army Zahal NBC Chemical Protective Set
Rare collector's item for the military buff - Authentic U.S. Military WWII D-Day gas mask bag, waterproof, model M7 Unissued Korean Military K1 NBC Gas Mask, Filter and carrier. Israel Defense Forces Zahal/IDF  NBC Chemical protective full set.
M1 Gas Mask Waterproofing Bag kit - US Military Issue WWl U.S. C.E. Gas Mask, Uniform, & 2 Patches with Documents Russian VPHR Chemical Weapon Detector - Portable Soviet Army Chemical Testing Device
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M1 Gas Mask Waterproofing Bag kit WWl U.S. Army Gas Mask Uniform 2 Patches with Documents Russian/Soviet VPHR Chemical Weapon Detector
U.S. Military Army Surplus M1 Gas Mask Waterproofing Bag kit. WW l U.S. Army Gas Mask, Uniform, & 2 Patches with Documents dated 1918. Genuine Russian/Soviet VPHR Portable Chemical Weapon Detector.
British Mk. III Gas Mask Service Respirator U.S. Army M4 Lightweight Service Gas Mask and Carrier SEA Scott FP Full Face Gas Mask Respirator w/ SMALLTALK voice speaker system
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1943 British Army Mk. III Gas Mask Service Respirator. Unissued U.S. Army Lightweight Service Gas Mask M4-10A1-6. SEA Scott Full Face Gas Mask Respirator
Rare WWll era British Army Mk. III Gas Mask Service Respirator with Type E filter canister. Unissued U.S. M4-10A1-6 Lightweight Service Gas Mask and Carrier. SEA /Scott full FP face panorama full view mask respirator for use with 40mm filters or supplied air.
Unissued Polish Military Maskpol MP5 Gas Mask and Filter for sale Serbian Army M2 Gas Mask with filter and carrier Chinese ARMY / Military Issue M64 Gas Mask and Filter - Army Gas Masks, Inc.
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Polish  MP-5U Gas Mask Kit Serbian M2 Gas Mask with filter and carrier Chinese M64 Gas Mask
New Polish Army issue MP-5 Gas Mask and Filter Army Kit Serbian Military issue M2 Gas Mask with filter and carrier. Original Chinese ARMY / Military Issue M64 Gas Mask and Filter w/ Olive Drab Carry Bag.

Modern chemical warfare began on April 22, 1915, when German soldiers first used chlorine gas to attack the French in Ypres, against Canadian and French colonial troops. The initial response was to equip troops with cotton mouth pads for protection. Soon afterwards the British added a long cloth which was used to tie chemical-soaked mouth pads into place, and which was called the Black Veil Respirator. Dr. Cluny MacPherson of The Royal Newfoundland Regiment brought the idea of a mask made of chemical absorbing fabric and which fitted over the entire head to England, and this was developed into the British Hypo Helmet of June 1915. This primitive type of mask went through several stages of development before being superseded in 1916 by the canister gas mask of 1916. This had a mask connected to a tin can containing the absorbent materials by a hose.

But the inventor of the first effective coal gas mask was Russian scientist Nikolay Dimitrievich Zelinskiy in World War I (in 1915) against German gas attacks. In 1916 his gas masks were accepted on arms of the countries of Triple Entente. Zelinskiy gas mask is the most popular in the world.

Gas masks development since has mirrored the development of chemical agents in warfare, filling the need to protect against ever more deadly threats, biological weapons, and radioactive dust in the nuclear era. However, where agents that cause harm through contact or penetration of the skin occurs, such as blister agent or nerve agent, a gas mask alone is not sufficient protection, and full protective clothing must be worn in addition, to protect from contact with the atmosphere. For reasons of civil defense and personal protection, individuals often purchase gas masks in the belief that they prevent against the harmful effects of an attack with nuclear, biological, or chemical (NBC) agents; this is not the case, as gas masks protect only against respiratory absorption. Whilst most military gas masks are designed to be capable of protection against spectrum of NBC agents, they can be coupled with filter canisters that are proof against those agents (heavier) or just against riot control agents and smoke (lighter, and often used for training purposes); likewise there are lightweight masks solely for use in riot control agents and not for NBC situations.

Although thorough training and the availability of gas masks and other protective equipment can render the casualty-causing effects of an attack by chemical agents nullified, troops who are forced to operate in full protective gear are less efficient in completing their given tasks, tire easily, and may be affected psychologically by the threat of attack by these weapons. During the Cold War era, it was seen as inevitable that there would be a constant NBC threat on the battlefield, and thus troops needed protection in which they could remain fully functional; thus protective gear, and especially gas masks have evolved to incorporate innovations in terms of increasing user-comfort, and in compatibility with other equipment (from drinking devices to artificial respiration tubes, to communications systems etc). The gas mask has thus now arrived at a 'fourth generation' of development. Learn more about the development of military gas masks throughout history.

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M256A1 Chemical Agent Detector Kit
U.S ARMY chemical agent detector kit complete with 12 test kits and instruction cards.

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