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60mm French

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Improvised mine which used the body of a mortar shell.

With the proper adapters, any mortar shell could be converted to a mine.
These metal or bakelite adapters were factory made for this purpose.

French 60mm shell with DZ35



"Schützenmine W1"

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French 50mm mortar with tailsection removed, embedded in a small concrete block. Buck fuze.

Reproduction from photos and drawings. Originally recovered in Holland.





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