We just imagine a gang of children wearing these and staring us down with their blank, glass eyes.
The varied and unusual things we’ve designed to cover our faces throughout the years are astonishing and more than a little strange.
Stare at images of these masks long enough and you’re bound to get the heebie-jeebies.
But, after seeing how ineffective the tanks were, the Germans ridiculed them and so didn’t develop their own tanks until much later in the war.
While gas masks on adults are creepy enough, they’re nowhere near as eerie as baby gas masks.
If these things look incredibly cumbersome, that’s because they were.