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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Sturm78 » 03 Sep 2017 16:23

Hi all,

Another image from Ebay: Can somebody identify the cart exact model ??

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Post by ROLAND1369 » 03 Sep 2017 23:25

I appears to be an m 4 hand cart w m1917a1 mg and ammo. Photo source Ordnance 12 SNL OGS 1.
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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Sturm78 » 04 Sep 2017 21:58

Thanks a lot, ROLAND1369 :wink:

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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Sturm78 » 10 Dec 2017 09:47

Hi all,

Does somebody know the US Army designation of this sound locator ??
See also the image posted on 27 Dec 2016

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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by von thoma » 05 Mar 2018 08:36

Can you ID this weapon ?
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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Keystone » 05 Mar 2018 14:57

M1 Garand with grenade launcher attached to muzzle.

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Post by LineDoggie » 05 Mar 2018 17:36

von thoma wrote:Can you ID this weapon ?
Thank you.

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The Rifle is the M1 Garand, the attachment is the M7 Launcher for rifle grenades

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https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/M7_grenade_launcher
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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Sturm78 » 14 Mar 2018 20:58

Hi all,

Does somebofy know the bridge material of this foot bridge ?

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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by ROLAND1369 » 15 Mar 2018 05:23

This is an M 1938 Footbridge. Source TM 5-271 Light Stream Crossing Equipage, 1944.

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Post by Sturm78 » 15 Mar 2018 22:03

Thanks, ROLAND1369... :wink:

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Post by ROLAND1369 » 16 Mar 2018 02:55

Always glad to help in any small way that I can.

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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Sturm78 » 07 Nov 2018 15:15

Hi all,

Any idea about these US pontoon bridges ?? Heavy pontoon Equipage M1940 ??? :?

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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by ROLAND1369 » 09 Nov 2018 02:01

It appears to be a 28 ton M 1928 pontoon bridge. Source FM 5-35 ENGINEER REFERENCE DATA 1940.
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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by ROLAND1369 » 09 Nov 2018 02:53

Correction, I should have put my glasses on. It is an m 1924 bridge.

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Re: Id. US equipment

Post by Sturm78 » 25 Nov 2018 11:58

Thank you for your help, ROLAND1369 ... :wink:

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