Spherical steel grenade with a T5 impact fuze. Fuze body was made of black bakelite.
Developed in 1943, officially accepted in January 1944. This grenade might have seen use in Europe at the end of the war, but no documentation was found on this. Impact fuze mechanism "T 5", made by Eastman Kodak.
Diameter : 73mm
Weight : 337gram.
Filling : 130gram Comp. A
Photo on the right © Cory.
Photos below © Carl leClair, Dedicated to the memory of the beloved Carl Rode.