at a friend I just recently saw a short ammunition belt section of the .303 Vickers aircraft machine gun. Pictures are enclosed, but they might be temporarily unavailable, due to data transfer volume limitations at geocities. Please check back again later, thanks!
I am not so much into small arms ammo, so I am having a hard time identifying these.
From the markings on the headstamp I found out that they are ball, tracer and incendiary. However, the headstamp configuration is quite different from the form usually encountered on WWII cases. Are these pre-WWII rounds?
What do the markings “K23” and “K28” mean? Is than Kynoch 1923 (1928)?
I am also confused about the bullet identification letter: Shouldn