SCARCE ORIGINAL THIRD REICH

M37 BREDA MACHINE GUN AMMO TRANSIT CHEST

WITH 12 MACHINE GUN AMMO FEEDER STRIPS

   

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SCARCE ORIGINAL THIRD REICH

M37 BREDA MACHINE GUN AMMO TRANSIT CHEST WITH 12 MACHINE GUN AMMO FEEDER STRIPS

ORIGINAL M37 BREDA MACHINE GUN TRANSIT CHEST CONTAINING 12 AMMO MACHINE GUN FEEDER STRIPS INSIDE. THE ITALIAN MODEL 37 MACHINE GUN WAS CONSIDERED THE FINEST ITALIAN MACHINE GUN OF WWII (PER: "Small Arms of the World" by W.H.B. Smith. 10th Edition pages 491-492.) THE WEAPON PROVIDED QUALITY & RELIABILITY IN COMBAT. DUE TO THE CONSTRAINTS OF CONQUEST IN WWII, THE GERMANS PRODUCED AND USED NUMEROUS WEAPONS OF OCCUPIED COUNTRIES. ADDITIONALLY MANY AXIS ALLY ITALIAN ARMS WERE ALSO PRODUCED IN GERMAN MILITARY CALIBERS FOR USE IN GERMAN WEAPONS. THE MODEL 37 BREDA MACHINE GUN WAS NO EXCEPTION & WAS ISSUED TO ITALIAN TROOPS IN 8MM BREDA & IN 7.92MM X57 (8MM GERMAN) FOR USE BY GERMAN UNITS. THERE ARE 12 ORIGINAL WWII MILITARY SURPLUS BREDA MACHINE GUN FEEDER STRIPS IN THE GERMAN 7.92 X 57 (8MM) CALIBER. THEY ARE CON-TAINED IN THIS ORIGINAL STEEL BOUND HARDWOOD TRANSIT CHEST WITH LEATHER HANDLES. THE GERMANS USED ONES JUST LIKE THIS CHEST IN NORTH AFRICA, AFTER THE BRITISH HAD ROUTED THE ITALIANS, AND THE AFRIKAKORPS HAD TO COME TO THE ITALIANS RESCUE. THE DIMENSIONS OF THE CHEST ARE 9 ½ INCHES WIDE, 11 ½ INCHES TALL, AND 4 ¾” WIDE. A REAL WWII BATTLEFIELD SURVIVOR TRANSIT CHEST WITH 12 MACHINE GUN FEEDER STRIPS. A GREAT DISPLAY ITEM OR FOR USE WITH THE BREDA. NO 8MM AMMO IS INCLUDED.

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THIS SCARCE ORIGINAL THIRD REICH

M37 BREDA MACHINE GUN AMMO TRANSIT CHEST

WITH 12 MACHINE GUN AMMO FEEDER STRIPS

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