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  • German Stick Grenade carry crate internal racking with battle damage with impact hole recovered in village of Marinovka, defended by the 297th Infantry Division also RAD [Reich Labour Service] items as well, battle of 1942-1943 at Stalingrad

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    This is a German M24 Stick Grenade carry crate internal racking with battle damage with impact hole and retains some of its original colour and paintwork but not much. The rack is not complete missing a few small bits but on the whole its complete it is overall in nice condition solid not braking up or falling apart with surface rust but very nice condition for a battlefield recovered rack it could go back in to a case if you wanted to it has been very well cleaned and is perfect for display or any collection. This rack was recovered in the area of the village of Marinovka which was defended by the 297th Infantry Division also in the pit was RAD [Reich Labour Service] items as well all used during the battle of 1942-1943 at Stalingrad in Russia. The rack comes with A5 laminated information card.

    On June 10, 1942, the 297th division began crossing the Seversky Donets river by assault boat, constructing a bridge for other units, including the 14th Panzer Division. The division continued to make inroads around the black sea to take down the industrial city of Stalingrad. During the battle some units within the division were seen to construct caves which would later be transformed into a field hospital and an equipment storage room. The division fought in the ruined city until Field Marshal Friedrich Paulus surrender of the 6th Army in January 1943.

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