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id dug relic pistol please

Article about: Hi all, I purchased this some time ago found in a hoard of german weapons and equipment on the eastern front near prokhorovka, as of yet i have no idea who the maker or any details of this w

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    OK I said definite a M37.... I must however revise that.... :-) It is a M29 instead - and that explains the protusion in the back of the slide.... Sorry...

    Hungarian Weapons Femaru Frommer Handguns

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    Oh beaten by Big Ned.... :-)

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    Thanks big Ned..... you nailed it for us

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    Just the facts Gibba, just the facts...

    Regards, Ned.
    'I do not think we can hope for any better thing now.
    We shall stick it out to the end, but we are getting weaker of course, and the end cannot be far.
    It seems a pity, but I do not think I can write more. R. SCOTT.
    Last Entry - For God's sake look after our people.'

    In memory of Capt. Robert Falcon Scott, Edward Wilson, Henry Bowers, Lawrence Oates and Edgar Evans. South Pole Expedition, 30th March 1912.

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    Hi. I've just aquired one of this pistols too. (The M37 varient)

    I got it directly from the digger, who excavated a trench to the rear of Sword Beach, Normandy, during the mid 80's.
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    Interesting, no provision for a lever safety (?) that would make it a Hungarian army version and not a german army version.
    Can't really tell though from the condition!

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    Very nice gound dug guns. Thanks for showing these interesting relics.

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