wtorek, 10 lutego 2015
Niemiegki CKM/ German HMG
German MG08 HMG was one of the most popular weapons of the Great War. It was a copy of Maxim MG created in 1883. Water cooled and with high iring rate it was very efficient in trench warfare.
It was much less comfortable, due to its weigh during fighting after the War, such as Silesian Uprisings. It was sed both by German and insurgent forces.
Here two HMGs and commander of the HMG section. Figures by Peter Pig.
MG08 on position during Spartacus uprising in Berlin.