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Some Interesting Photos

Article about: These are some I've saved over the years. First this young man who is definitely armed and dangerous. Look at the way his F-1 grenades are attached to the belt. Almost as if he has pushed th

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    Quote by Moshemotom View Post
    The womens rifles are Czech VZ24's which makes a little more sense than K98's. The straight bolt and sight hood are the giveaway.

    They are all cracking photo's though and that first bloke is only a Shashka away from being a Russian Armoury, although having said that, he'll have a job firing his PPSh with those mittens on!

    Tom
    If you magnify the picture you can see the recess cut in the stock for a turned down bolt handle,the VZ24 does not have this.
    JEDEM DAS SEINE

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    If you magnify the picture you can see the recess cut in the stock for a turned down bolt handle,the VZ24 does not have this.
    Ah so there is, good eye sir!

    I was just thinking it could be a Czech Mauser that was taken from Romanian troops after the Stalingrad siege was lifted. My VZ24 was issued to Romanian troops and could have seen action in this theatre. There's no doubt though that this is a staged picture.

    Tom

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