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    81mm Practice Mortar Bomb

    Hi,

    Can anyone help with identification of this 81mm Practice Mortar Bomb?

    The only visible markings are "2 - 49" on the body.

    Overall length is approx. 34 cm.

    I would be grateful for any info. on the nationality and designation.

    Thanks in anticipation.

    Gary

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    I think it's an Italian M35 practice mortar shell

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    Thr dutch just it will have a look in my files
    All Items of Live Ordnance posted by me have been disposed of by EOD.

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    Italian used a similar practice round (Brandt shape).
    Other countries used shell with similar design, Romania for example (made by Voina)

    Italian soldiers
    81mm italian prac.jpg
    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by EOD personnel .

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