Welcome to the Inert Ordnance Collectors.
  • Login:
Results 1 to 4 of 4
  1. #1
    Premium Member
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Kent, England
    Posts
    2,067
    Thanks
    538
    Thanked 1,008 Times in 438 Posts

    French Mortar ID and Date?

    Can someone ID this mortar for me? French WW1 or soon after?

    DSCN6715.jpg
    Author of 'British Rifle Grenades of the Great War' and 'Mills Grenade Development 1915-1918'.

  2. The Following User Says Thank You to Millsman For This Useful Post:

    doppz92 (5th January 2021)

  3. #2
    Ordnance Approved
    Join Date
    Nov 2010
    Location
    FRANCE
    Posts
    2,880
    Blog Entries
    1
    Thanks
    2,962
    Thanked 2,558 Times in 1,113 Posts
    Hello,
    Nice trench mortar projectile "150mm bombe de tranchée T modèle 1917 Fabry"
    Used during ww1 and still in service at the begining of ww2.
    Very good condition and correctly repainted (fuzed 24-31mm PR 1916)


    Bombe 150mm French.jpg

    1.jpg2.jpg


    French ww1 battlefield
    Bombe-mortier-Fabry-150mm-Argonne1.jpg
    Last edited by MINENAZ16; 5th January 2021 at 05:31 PM.
    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by EOD personnel .

  4. The Following User Says Thank You to MINENAZ16 For This Useful Post:

    doppz92 (5th January 2021)

  5. #3
    Premium Member
    Join Date
    May 2009
    Location
    Kent, England
    Posts
    2,067
    Thanks
    538
    Thanked 1,008 Times in 438 Posts
    Thanks very much. Quite advanced design for 1917.
    Author of 'British Rifle Grenades of the Great War' and 'Mills Grenade Development 1915-1918'.

  6. #4

  7. The Following User Says Thank You to sgdbdr For This Useful Post:

    Millsman (6th January 2021)

 

 

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  
Back to top