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Leuchtpistole flare casing made of brass

Article about: Got this german flare and I wonder if it is a flare made specially for use by kriegsmarine , on ship and u-boot? It is made of brass and is 10 cm long. Anyone has any info on these? Cheers

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    Got this german flare and I wonder if it is a flare made specially for use by kriegsmarine , on ship and u-boot? It is made of brass and is 10 cm long. Anyone has any info on these?
    Cheers

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    Is there anything marked on the base ?

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    Nothing on this one. Its german for sure though , a friend of mine got a zink box with rests of labels on where this one came from..

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    Very Interesting, I have never seen one like this

    Dean O

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    Me neither Dean. I ll see if it is possible to get a few pics of the box and maybe things become clearer

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    Your shell is the left one and it's a Kriegsmarine brass flare shell.
    Cheers, Aghs
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    Thanks Aghs.You r a star

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