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    German spherical bomb WW1

    Hi,


    I found this picture online ( https://bibliotheques-specialisees.p...ctedTab=record ) :

    ark__73873_pf0001835154_v0001.jpg

    Does someone knows the name of the bomb and it's fuze ?

    Cheers,

    S.

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    Hello,

    I know this fuze as "Z 12 f. Abgesch" for spherical 12cm 4.5kg bomb.

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    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by EOD personnel .

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    This is different from the Kgl. Bombe? With Kgl. Z. 14?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bever View Post
    This is different from the Kgl. Bombe? With Kgl. Z. 14?

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    Yes, fuze more simple.
    Kgl Z 14 (7 or 10sek) is for 32cm 60kg spherical bomb
    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by EOD personnel .

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    Quote Originally Posted by MINENAZ16 View Post
    Yes, fuze more simple.
    Kgl Z 14 (7 or 10sek) is for 32cm 60kg spherical bomb

    That solves that puzzle for me then. Thanks!

 

 

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