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    Nose fuze No870

    Hello,

    I heard about a nose bomb fuze no 870 (modified no 845)
    Is it a legend ?

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

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    DEMINEST n° 3 pages 7 to 17

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    I have found something in Peter Voß from his book, 98 British Bombenfuze, up to 1945.
    Search always English and US Bomb Fuzes!

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    Thanks guys.
    Deminest quotes the ww2 German expertise but I'd like to know if there is a reference in official British documentation.
    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by EOD personnel .

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    My unofficial lists do not list the 870. The nearest I have to an official publication is "British Bomb & Rocket Pistols and Fuzes 1914 - 2007" by David Andrews and Alan Swan. They make no mention of it either.

    TimG

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    In all my English documents only model 845 is mentioned. From an 870 nothing is known. Harry
    Search always English and US Bomb Fuzes!

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