US Paratrooper, Normandy 1944, photo vignette

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Peiper

Re: US Paratrooper, Normandy 1944, photo vignette

Post by Peiper »

Yes mate as i said early War by the Yanks, and mid War by the Brits
and late War by the Home Guard, not seen them in use by the Paras
though???

Pipes :wink:

West-Front

Re: US Paratrooper, Normandy 1944, photo vignette

Post by West-Front »

Apart from early war US North Africa, drums mags are more predominant in the SWPA than ETO. There's a beute drum mag pouch hanging on the S-mine on this sPzAbt.501 Tiger
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tiger.png (424.33 KiB) Viewed 2005 times
Having said that heres a photo of a 1921 with a drum mag. More a variation than standard issue
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1921.png (454.19 KiB) Viewed 2005 times

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Re: US Paratrooper, Normandy 1944, photo vignette

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The drum mag won't fit M1 or M1A1, by the way : (
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Re: US Paratrooper, Normandy 1944, photo vignette

Post by Jugend Repper »

Pies wrote:The drum mag won't fit M1 or M1A1, by the way : (
and the reason for that is cause they some times snapped
Wenn ich dumm bin, lassen sie's micht entgelten;
wenn ich recht hab, wollen sie mich schelten. Goethe

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