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PostPosted: Sun Aug 20, 2017 9:38 pm 
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Never saw these before - interesting stuff! SW

Ethiopian native levies
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"Black shirts"
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Gasoline bomb = road flare on a wine bottle. N Africa
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Breda hand grenades - "red devils"
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Two man motorized torpedo training
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Right wing anti-communist partisans with captured STG44. Ammo was an issue
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Captured Russian artillery and Russian two hump camels (bactrain) used to "hump" ammo
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Mother Russia is a muddy mother
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Supplemental "armor" protection against Brit anti tank guns. And these were the best tanks Italy had.
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Good shot of an Italian Stuka - from another Italian Stuka. Somewhere over N Africa.
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PostPosted: Mon Aug 21, 2017 10:05 pm 
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i know nothing of this area of collecting but i do very much appreciate the photos , and i learn a little more every time , thanks


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PostPosted: Fri Aug 25, 2017 5:56 pm 
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Great pics. Thanks.


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PostPosted: Tue Aug 29, 2017 3:30 am 
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On the first pic they are Eritrean member of the PAI (Polizia Africa Italiana or Italian Africa Police) armed with the Beretta MAB38A with the folding bayonet.


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