The .303 bolt-action Lee Enfield is a must shoot to understand British armament. In WWI, Germans would claim attack by machineguns, when it was well trained British riflemen doing the “mad minute” drill of firing 20-30 aimed rounds. This is WWII’s version. Descendants of this weapon are still in use today in U.K. services. Surplus can be found, but need inspection to insure UK or US manufacture as it’s a popular knockoff for Pakistani arms makers.
The Lee-Enfield bolt-action, magazine-fed, repeating rifle was the main firearm used by the military forces of the British Empire and Commonwealth during the first half of the 20th century. It was the British Army's standard rifle from its official adoption in 1895 until 1957
The dreaded V1 rockets or as they were known "doodle bugs". As long as you heard it flying overhead you were safe, it was when the sound stopped, THATS when you panicked because you didn't know where it would land. After the war, the scientists who created these rockets ended up working on the U.S. Space program...
The Karabiner 98 Kurz (often abbreviated Kar98k, K98, or K98k) was a bolt action rifle chambered for the 7.92×57mm Mauser cartridge that was adopted as the standard service rifle in 1935 by the German Wehrmacht.