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A display of Infantry weapons of World War 2Featured image : A display of Infantry weapons of World War 2

A display of infantry weapons used during World War II. From the left the weapons areas follows: - The wooden stock sub-machine gun at the bottom is an elderly German Bergman MP18 dating back to WW1 (but used in WW2). - The pistol with lanyard ...

Gallery updated : 11th Jun 2012

Featured battle : Convoys PQ18-QP14 (03 September 1942)

Following the debacle of PQ17 all convoys were suspended during July and August. PQ18 consisting of 39 merchantmen left Iceland on the 3rd Sept. 1942. QP14 left Kola Inlet timed to cross PQ18 in the area of greatest enemy threat. Warships in close es...

Database updated : 10th Oct 2013

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