1950 DDR VoPo ammunitions manual


#1

I’m looking into DDR ammunition at the moment, as part of a project I’m working on.

Stumbled across a little manual published in 1950 by the MdI titled ‘Munition der Deutschen Volkspolizei’ and thought I’d share a couple of pages.

The first page is a small overview of the 1950 cartridges, the leftovers of the nazi-era, including the .22lr training round.

The second page is an overview of the rounds and some of their physical characteristics:


#2

Many thanks for the reference info. The forum is my most prolific source of reference ammo.

Cheers, Lew