This is a M1919 American browning machine gun leg stand base it is in very nice condition for a relic.The leg is ripped slightly at one end possibly blown off with a impact hit it still has very little paintwork or colour left it has been very well cleaned and is perfect for display or any collection.The stand leg was recovered from the site of the battle on the Longvilly road near Bastogne in the Ardennes Forest from the scene of the battle of the bulge in the winter of 1944-1945.A very nice relic from this famous battle and Hitler's last big offensive of the war.
The battle on the Longvilly road took place on the 19th December 1944 when an American force under Colonel Cherry came under attack by German Panzer Lehr Division along the road between Longvilly and Bastogne the Americans lost around 200 vehicles in the battle.
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