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Maschinengewehrwagen 36 (If. 5) (Vorder- und Hinterwagen)

 

 

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Two MG 34 were transported with the Maschinengewehrwagen 36 – machine gun wagon model 36 – (If. 5). The weapons as well as the accessories and the ammunition were stored on the If. 5. (Photo: German federal archive via Wikimedia Commons; License: Creative Commons BY-SA-3.0-gb)

 

 

 

 

 

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An MG-Lafette 34 – machine gun mount 34 – was carried for each MG 34. Additionally, a Zwillingssockel 36 – pedestal mount 36 for two machine guns – was mounted on the Hinterwagen - rear wagon - of the If. 5. This could be used as anti aircraft weapon.

 

 

 

 

 

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