Bombs??

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Re: Bombs??

Post by Sturm78 » 10 Feb 2018 20:15

Hi all,

Image from Ebay: German air dropped containers
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Re: Bombs??

Post by Sturm78 » 13 Mar 2018 21:52

Hi all,

Another image from Ebay:

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Re: Bombs??

Post by Sturm78 » 10 Jun 2018 11:05

Hi all,

Any idea about this ?

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Re: Bombs??

Post by Sturm78 » 05 Dec 2018 22:26

Nobody for the last image ?

Well, here another image from Ebay. Any idea ? I guess air drop supply containers but I am not sure...

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Re: Bombs??

Post by Sturm78 » 14 Jun 2019 14:47

Hi all,

Is this a Versorgungsbomben container ??
It seems shorter than ususal.... See pag.2 images of this thread

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Re: Bombs??

Post by Sturm78 » 03 Dec 2019 22:04

Hi all,

Versorgungsbomben container or mine ??

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Re: Bombs??

Post by dreamk » 05 Dec 2019 09:30

Indeed, prossibly supply container, though this is originally a LMA III mine. Both LMA (British denomination "type GD") and LMB ("Type GC")mines were used as air dropped supplies containers, the place of the explosive being taken by the supplies.
Here's a photo of an open LMA transformed in supplies container, dropped at Stalingrad:
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