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    Old style us and british bomb fuzes

    Found these and thought I'd share them, I know the US fuzes well, But the british pistols I ID them but I would like to know what bomb or bombs they belong too.
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    sorry wrong pic
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    hello

    On the top, it seem the british WWI rifle grenade N39
    I don't know the mortar.
    And below, from left to right, pistol 28, pistol 29 , pistol 53.

    So, pistol 28 on bomb : GP 250 Lbs, GP 1000 Lbs, GP 4000 Lbs, MC 250 Lbs, MC 500 Lbs, MC 1000Lbs, MC 4000 lbs, AP 450 lbs, AP 2000 lbs, SAP 500 lbs MK.

    pistol 29: small AP FRAG bombs (AP FRAG 20 lbs, AP frag 40 lbs), and some 100, 250 and 500 lbs bombs

    pistol 53 : delay pistol, but without anti-removal system.

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    Hi Guys,

    the No 28 is a No 73 Mk I Chem long delay pistol found on MC 500 and 1000 Lb
    Regards Madbomber

    All Items of Live Ordnance posted by me have been disposed of by EOD.

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    Sorry about the rifle grenades they were not Supposed to be in the thread. but thank you for the knowledge.

 

 

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