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    AVRE Spigot Mortar.used on D-Day

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    AVRE Spigot Mortar.used on D-Day

    Post by voltigeur on Fri Mar 30, 2018 3:13 pm

    40lb bombs as used by the 29cm Petard spigot mortar on a Churchill AVRE of 79th Squadron, 5th Assault Regiment, Royal Engineers, under command of 3rd Infantry Division, 29 April 1944.




    The 29cm Petard spigot mortar on a Churchill AVRE of 79th Squadron, 5th Assault Regiment, Royal Engineers, under command of 3rd Infantry Division, 29 April 1944. A 40lb bomb can be seen on the right.


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