Saturday, September 14, 2013

Military Glass Water Bottles

стеклянные фляги РККА
стеклянные армейские фляги

Soviet M1941 glass canteen.


During the first years after the German invasion of 1941, Soviet industry lacked aluminium (reserved for airplane production), so several items of equipment (canteens, detonators, grenades - "Molotov's cocktail" - landmines, etc.) were made of glass.

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