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Drummer Boy 14

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PostSubject: How much ammunition would the Carbineers and Police have???   How much ammunition would the Carbineers and Police have??? EmptyTue Nov 01, 2011 4:43 pm

Does anyone know how many Cartridges the Carbineers and Police carried.

To be able to fight in the Donga and then in the camp i am geussing more then 70 rounds???

Anyone know how many they carried??

Thanks for any help Idea

Cheers
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PostSubject: Ammo carried by NMP and NC   How much ammunition would the Carbineers and Police have??? EmptyTue Nov 01, 2011 5:11 pm

Trooper Clarke, NMP, carried 140rds, asdid I think the rest of the NMP. I cannot answer for the NC.
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PostSubject: Re: How much ammunition would the Carbineers and Police have???   How much ammunition would the Carbineers and Police have??? EmptyTue Nov 01, 2011 5:20 pm

barry wrote:
Trooper Clarke, NMP, carried 140rds, asdid I think the rest of the NMP. I cannot answer for the NC.

Thank you for that Idea

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Hi DB14 .
Very interesting point , dont think I've come across any specific data that mentions the amount carried
by the NMP & NC , or any of the Volunteer Regt's for that matter . Hopefully someone has an answer for us .
cheers 90th.
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Not nearly enough. Rolling Eyes
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PostSubject: Ammo carried   How much ammunition would the Carbineers and Police have??? EmptyMon Nov 07, 2011 8:10 am

Hi DB and all others,
See my post yesterday on a transcription from Tpr Clarke's diaries which categorically states 70 rounds per man.

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