American soldiers inspect the seized Nazi arms container, intended for the Airborne Forces of the Wehrmacht.
The container has a length of 150 cm, height and width – 40 cm, equipped with stiffening ribs, several canvas handles, two rubberized wheels and a metal T-shaped folding handle. The mass of the packaged container is about 100 kg. On the end wall opposite to the fastening of the parachute sling, there is a metal collapsible depreciation system in the form of a thin-walled corrugated pipe.
The weapon container in the photograph contains: Panzerfaust 60M dynamo-anti-tank rocket launcher, German anti-personnel fragmentation type Stielhandgranate 24 grenades, 250-round 7.92-mm container boxes.
Source of photo information:
Location: Kornelimunster, Germany
Date: December 17, 1944