HC Deb 07 December 1943 vol 395 c762
33. Lady Apsley

asked the Secretary of State for War whether it is his intention to authorise the issue of crash helmets to the tank crews of the Royal Armoured Corps of the type used by the Red Army?

Sir J. Grigg

As a result of a number of trials special steel helmets have been issued for some months past to members of the Royal Armoured Corps.