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#1 timkel

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Posted 05 November 2019 - 02:41 PM

With 44 pages, and lots of pics. If you use the Chrome browser the Russian text will be automatically converted to English.
https://forum.guns.r.../85/755627.html
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#2 RoscoeTurner

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Posted 05 November 2019 - 03:37 PM

It is a good forum, I spend more time there than I do on all the US based forums combined.


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Posted 05 November 2019 - 06:13 PM

Thanks for the link and the tip for translation service courtesy Google Chrome.

 

Found a lot of familiar photos on there, but also a lot which I had not seen before.

 

Attached File  Police Sgt & GIs.JPG   102.06K   26 downloads

 

Attached File  Soviet bunker.jpg   51.2K   28 downloads

 

Attached File  Tommy on tank.JPG   65.9K   26 downloads

 

Attached File  Flying Thompsons.jpg   52.15K   24 downloads

 

and a lot more.

 


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Posted 06 November 2019 - 06:14 AM

It is an active forum with many knowledgeable members. 


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Posted 06 November 2019 - 09:43 AM

Very interesting tank and biplane mounts!


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Posted 06 November 2019 - 12:54 PM

Very interesting tank and biplane mounts!

 

I thought the same, does anyone have any more history or knowledge on either of those?


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Posted 06 November 2019 - 01:08 PM

Very interesting tank and biplane mounts!

 
I thought the same, does anyone have any more history or knowledge on either of those?

Here is an old Post about the tank mounted Thompson
http://www.machinegu...showtopic=10937
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#8 Ron Mills

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Posted 06 November 2019 - 01:33 PM

Very cool site and tons of pics I certainly haven not seen. Love the translator feature. Thanks for posting.
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Posted 06 November 2019 - 06:27 PM

 

Very interesting tank and biplane mounts!

 
I thought the same, does anyone have any more history or knowledge on either of those?

Here is an old Post about the tank mounted Thompson
http://www.machinegu...showtopic=10937

 

Thanks for the link, all makes sense now.


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