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    QUICK ID NEEDED PLEASE

    can anyone identify this,and if possible supply a picture of a complete one ,Found in the UK its Brass in construction with remains of an iron collar.Whats left of it is approx 11.5 cm long,main tube bit is 2cm wide
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    PDF M111 A
    BH Lot 40 5-2 8


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


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


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


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


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    Re:QUICK ID NEEDED PLEASE

    Hi Spotter
    Looks like a PD 75mm MK1 original a US PD Mk3 used on 75mm guns 155mm guns & How.

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    Re:QUICK ID NEEDED PLEASE

    Thank you Harry,ive just looked it up thanks tou your info and it is one of them,,,another question do you know if these would have been used by the British or just americans as was found on old uk training area

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    Re:QUICK ID NEEDED PLEASE

    Hi Spotter
    It was used by both, the British used it in US supplied ammunition

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    Re:QUICK ID NEEDED PLEASE

    Hi Spotter, The British army purchased in number of obsolete American 75mm guns in 1940 before the introduction of the 'Lend-Lease Act' of 11 March 1941.
    Your fuze could have come from one of these guns?

    Quatermass

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    Re:QUICK ID NEEDED PLEASE

    Thanks for response chaps,much appreciated

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