Id. heavy artillery ammunition

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby CNOCK » 13 Feb 2013 20:17

last pick

French projectile for WWI canon de 58,
the Germans called them 'Flügelminen'

other pick with German soldier laying next to big shell
British 30,5 cm WWI

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 14 Feb 2013 10:55

Thanks for your reply, Cnock.

Cnock wrote
French projectile for WWI canon de 58,
the Germans called them 'Flügelminen'


Ummmhhh ?? Do you know the exact designation of the french gun for this ammo?
"canon de 58" is a too generic name for me .

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby CNOCK » 14 Feb 2013 16:36

French 58 mm mortar

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 16 Feb 2013 10:05

Thank you, Cnock.

See http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mortier_de_58_mm_type_2

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 07 Mar 2013 10:36

Hi all,

28cm Wurfkörper (Spr) or 32cm MFl 50 rocket

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 26 Mar 2013 11:53

Hi all,

Obus Explosif de 220mm Modele 1915-D

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Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Bombasz » 30 Mar 2013 13:16

someone help!
What shell is that?
Found here: Hungary, Győr, ww1 military shooting range.
21 or 24 cm diameter,
copper fuze, gunpowder timing

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 31 Mar 2013 09:20

Hi all,

I think 38cm Spgr. L5,4 HE German shell of 38cm SK L45 naval gun

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 11 Apr 2013 19:18

Hi all,

Acccording to phoytocaption, Russian artillery shells. I think 152mm shells, for ML-20 howitzer

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 15 Apr 2013 11:44

Hi all,

Can somebody identify these belgian artillery shells ?

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby jopaerya » 16 Apr 2013 07:58

Hi Sturm78

Very nice picture , please note the same ammocars in the third picture .
viewtopic.php?f=70&t=182236&hilit=knokke

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 16 Apr 2013 12:14

Good eye, Jopearya. 8O :)

17cm shells for the 17cm SK L40 i.R. ex-german guns, therefore

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby MT-LB » 18 Apr 2013 15:24

This is russian 50mm mortar ammo.


Sturm78 wrote:H,

Can anyone identify this mortar ammunition?
German ?? :?

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby Sturm78 » 19 Apr 2013 16:52

MT-LB wrote
This is russian 50mm mortar ammo.


Thank you for your reply, MT-LB.

Here, a new image from EBay: artillery shells of DAK.

I think 17cm K18 shells or 21cm shells for Mrs 18 howitzer. :?

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Re: Id. heavy artillery ammunition

Postby tommy303 » 22 Apr 2013 21:20

Sturm78 wrote:Hi all,

Any idea??

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15 in British APC. Compare to

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