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Armourer's Markings

Throughout the service life of a gun, it would have visited the Armourers for refit, repair and general maintenance on many occasions. Generally, it would also visit the Armourer when transfering units or status.

Marking on Feedblock. DP. Drill Purpose.

Marking on Feedblock. DP. Drill Purpose.

Marking on Feedblock. DP. Drill Purpose.

Marking on Trigger Bar. DP. Drill Purpose.

Marking on Waterjacket. EY. Only to fire ball in case of emergency.


Sources

  • Goldsmith, 1994
  • Skennerton, 1988; 1997
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