I think M56 lids usually had the decal on the left side, other than that i can't comment!..
It's a wasted trip baby. Nobody said nothing about locking horns with no Tigers.
I'm Spartacus, not really i'm Paul!...
Thanks, this is what I suspected. Anyone else have any insight?
Very nice example, I was not aware that the M-56 had a decal so this add's more interest to this and other examples like it
A bit late now, but indeed - the decal should be on the left side. Besides, this one looks too "new". Is there a date-stamp in the shell? The decal was worn, out of the top of my head, up to 1961.
Besides this Tricolour, there were M56's with a VoPo emblem, too.
For a regime that despised the Nazis, they certainly drew a great deal of their uniform from the third reich
As a Ex servicemen with PTSD, I see this quote in a different context
"Enjoy the war, as the peace will be unbearable"