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  • German K98 rifle remains the trigger and breach section used by soldier of Panzer-Division Müncheberg recovered from an old German Slip trench in the Werbig, Seelow heights this was the area defended by them, April 1945 battlefield

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    This is a glass framed German K98 rifle remains the trigger and breach section which is a nice solid relic it has been very well cleaned and is perfect for display or any collection the part has been mounted in to a glass fronted box which is 11 half inches long by 8 half inches wide in size with nice pictures. The relics were recovered from an old German Slip trench in the Werbig area on the Seelow heights this was the area defended by them during the April 1945 battlefield. This item is part of a group of relics recovered a few years ago and been in private collection ever since available for the first time outside Germany.

    Panzer-Division Müncheberg began forming on 8 March 1945 in Muncheberg, Germany. The majority of the division's staff and panzer troops were drawn from the 103rd Panzer brigade which had been dissolved three days before; the brigade's commander, Major General Werner Mummert, was placed in command of the division.

    The Müncheberg Division received several Panther tank type G equipped with Sperber infrared(IR) systems, as well as a company of Panzergrenadiers equipped with Sperber IR systems. The division received several of the super heavy Jagdtigers, as well as several King Tigers, and the last five Tiger 1 to be sent to the front. By 12 March the division's strength was 6,836 men. On 18 March the men from an infantry battalion of the Leibstandarte SS Adolf Hitler division were used to bolster the division's strength.

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