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PostPosted: Thu Nov 15, 2012 18:27 pm 
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Can anyone tell me if gun shields were ever seen on .50 cal Brownings on any vehicle/boat in WW2?

Pic attached shows the type of thing used on .30 cals on LCVPs

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The M47 deck mount did. do a google search for M47 deck mount.


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 16, 2012 0:21 am 
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m3bobby wrote:
The M47 deck mount did. do a google search for M47 deck mount.


Thanks.
Would still like to find out more if poss though :)


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Hi Bob
a quick flic through spearheading D-DAY show .50s on LCS boats but no shields
hope that helps
dave g
p.s most of the .50s are twin configurations


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PostPosted: Fri Nov 16, 2012 21:52 pm 
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kidnapcp wrote:
Hi Bob
a quick flic through spearheading D-DAY show .50s on LCS boats but no shields
hope that helps
dave g
p.s most of the .50s are twin configurations


Cheers Dave :)
I have the Spearheading D Day book so know those pics :)


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