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Topic: Bullet Photos
Posted By: Stephen.Tayler
Subject: Bullet Photos
Date Posted: 15 Mar 2011 at 22:20
Back view



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Posted By: Krithia
Date Posted: 19 Jun 2011 at 23:05
An absolutely stunning collection, any story behind them?


Posted By: Mal Murray
Date Posted: 20 Jun 2011 at 09:28
Krithia
 
Go here for the story and another photo of the rounds.
 
http://www.gallipoli-association.org/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=856&title=good-luck-charm-bullets-george-tayler-6th-hauraki - http://www.gallipoli-association.org/forum/forum_posts.asp?TID=856&title=good-luck-charm-bullets-george-tayler-6th-hauraki
 
Mal


Posted By: Lone Pine
Date Posted: 21 Jun 2011 at 14:34
Ummm I have a couple of bullets at home ummm one has not been fired at all I think Ermm

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Posted By: Mal Murray
Date Posted: 21 Jun 2011 at 18:52
Check the bottom of the cartridge to see has it an indentation, if it hasnt then that normally means its live; although sometimes a cartridge can be struck by the firing pin and have the indentation but may not have gone off (one of those proverbial "duds").
 
Regards,
 
Mal



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