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Old 04-20-2013, 10:54 PM   #11
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Which model? The M1928 or the M1(A1)?
M1, it was an improvement with higher capacity mag.
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Yes .45 acp. Very accurate and controllable SMG. Very loud though, especially in closed in areas.
Loud, yes. But it told all the enemy soldiers to go away or be ripped to pieces by 30 .45 rounds.
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You know, when I was little, my brother told me that the M1-Garand could kill someone with one shot no matter wher it hit... now I know he was joking....
Its true a hit from the .45 any wear will kill you as well. My favorite probably the Thompson. The StGw 44 was probably the most influential post war.

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Garand for sure.
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I also like the Browning Hi Power used by all sides but, ironically especially the Germans, in WW 2.
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You know, when I was little, my brother told me that the M1-Garand could kill someone with one shot no matter where it hit... now I know he was joking....
Could kill? Pretty much. Anything larger than a hand or foot, it "could" kill. Enough arterial flow to bleed out on a battle field if shot in arm or leg (in the right spot.

Battle rifle - Garand
Belt fed - MG-42
Carbine/lightweight rifle - STG-44
Handgun - 1911A1
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robo I like your format so Iwill reply in kind:

Battle Rifle : FG42
Belt fed: MG 42
Assault Rifle: StGw 44 (StGw 44 too heavy to classify as a carbine IMO)
Handgun: Browning Hi-Power
Tank Main Gun: KWK 43
Anti Armor Infantry Weapon: Panzerfaust (late model)
SubMachine Gun: Some Italian Job I keep forgetting the nomenclature for.
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robo I like your format so Iwill reply in kind:

Battle Rifle : FG42
Belt fed: MG 42
Assault Rifle: StGw 44 (StGw 44 too heavy to classify as a carbine IMO)
Handgun: Browning Hi-Power
Tank Main Gun: KWK 43
Anti Armor Infantry Weapon: Panzerfaust (late model)
SubMachine Gun: Some Italian Job I keep forgetting the nomenclature for.
panzerfaust is a single shot, disposable shaped charge anti-tank system. You have one shot. You miss, you die. And no. I just want to know peoples overall favorite WW2 gun.
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