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War Tubas

Post by ebeeby » Thu Mar 05, 2015 5:05 pm

Interesting...


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Re: War Tubas

Post by aicusv » Fri Mar 06, 2015 11:18 am

During the war there were sound ranging units. These units would use the sound of enemy artillery firing to range in on them. So they were not just used against air craft. Here is a shoulder strap for a German sound ranging unit. Image
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Re: War Tubas

Post by Chip Minx » Tue Jul 21, 2015 12:05 pm

"SM" = Schallmess(truppen).
Guy A. Turner, Master Signal Electrician, Company C, 314.Field Signal Batl., 89th Div. St.Mihiel, Meuse Argonne, Defensive Sector.
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