Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

Post by Poot » 28 Mar 2023 01:36

Those bolt-action rifles are Model 1941 Italian Carcanos, meaning that this photo was probably taken after September, 1943.
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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

Post by carius » 28 Mar 2023 18:13

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

Post by LineDoggie » 28 Mar 2023 18:36

carius wrote:
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Polish version of Mauser Karabiner 98AZ, aka Karabiner 98a

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

Post by Poot » 28 Mar 2023 23:03

:thumbsup: Good photo
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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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carius wrote:
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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

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carius wrote:
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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

Post by LineDoggie » 20 Jun 2023 04:32

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Re: Photos - Germans with captured firearms

Post by Diameter0488 » 10 Jul 2023 16:35

Always found this an interesting photo of German paratroopers using a captured Browning M1919A4 medium machine-gun during the battle for Normandy.
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