Accession Number : AD0717572

Title :   Infantry Weapons of the Soviet Army in the Great Fatherland War (Fachzeitschrift fuer Technische Fragen der Land-, Luft- und Seestreitkrafte).

Corporate Author : ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 13 OCT 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 17

Abstract : The article begins by discussing the pre-war system of infantry weapons and follows with a discussion of further development of infantry weapons during the course of World War II. The weapons discussed in the article are: heavy machine guns, light machine guns, a company machine gun, air defense weapons, rifles, machine pistols, and anti-tank weapons. The article closes with a section on development trends of the post-war period.

Descriptors :   (*GUNS, USSR), (*INFANTRY, TACTICAL WEAPONS), MACHINE GUNS, ANTIAIRCRAFT GUNS, ANTITANK GUNS, EFFECTIVENESS, HISTORY

Subject Categories : Guns

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE