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    40 mm Bofors Drill rounds. Please assist.

    Received these two 40 mm L60 drill rounds today. (Thank you George.)

    First one look Common Wealth. Manufacturer A.G./ C. 1943.

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    The second, CS dated 1955. No idea.

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    Any information on these two is most welcome.

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    Hello,
    Nomenclature NR.. sounds Belgian/Dutch ("Exercitie as well")
    Last edited by MINENAZ16; 3rd December 2018 at 05:10 PM.
    Any Live or Dug ordnance shown by me has been disposed of by EOD personnel .

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    I believe the /C on the other one is Canada.
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    As Hazord states the first one is Canadian

    AG/C - Aluminium Goods Co., Ltd. of Toronto.

    The No. 12 Primer appears to be made by WBL/C - which would be Wallaceburg Brass Ltd.
    Filled Sc/C - General Engineering Co., Scarborough, Canada.

    TimG

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