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    4 inch Mk. 16 Drill - 1938

    Arrived today. 4 inch Mk 16 Drill Round dated 1938. Differers substantialy from the other 4 inch drill rounds I have. The drill fuze No.198 dated 10/39.

    IMG_0408.JPG 1976 Gunnery Course - SA Naval Heritage Society.jpg IMG_0410.JPG IMG_0411.JPG

    Another 4 inch Drill recently received. Cases dated 1941 and 1942. Firing plug dated 1966. (I think this was a late addition).

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    4 inch in action.

    797px-Gunners_with_4_inch_rounds_HMS_Vivien_1940_IWM_A_1770[1].jpg 1974 SAS Jan v Riebeeck manning 4 inch guns.jpg 300px-HMCS_Haida_Hamilton_Ontario_june07_1[1].jpg

    Thank you for looking.

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