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  • World War 2 British Guns and Related Small Arms (1939-1945)

    World War 2 British Guns and Related Small Arms (1939-1945)

    With defeat to the Axis an unacceptable reality, British engineers went on to develop some of the most recognizable firearms of World War 2.





    There are a total of (61) World War 2 British Guns and Related Small Arms (1939-1945) in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order. This listing also includes portable weaponry such as hand grenades and mortars. Flag images indicative of country of origin.



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    1905
    Thumbnail picture of the Arisaka Type 38

    Arisaka Type 38
    Bolt-Action Infantry Service Rifle


    1927
    Thumbnail picture of the Ballester-Molina / HAFDASA

    Ballester-Molina / HAFDASA
    Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1912
    Thumbnail picture of the Bangalore Torpedo

    Bangalore Torpedo
    Demolition Charge


    1934
    Thumbnail picture of the Beretta Model 1934

    Beretta Model 1934
    Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Beretta Model 1935

    Beretta Model 1935
    Semi-Automatic Service Pistol


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the BESA (Gun, Machine, 7.92mm, BESA)

    BESA (Gun, Machine, 7.92mm, BESA)
    Vehicle / Tank Machine Gun


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the BESAL (Gun, Light, Machine, Faulkner, .303-inch)

    BESAL (Gun, Light, Machine, Faulkner, .303-inch)
    Prototype Light Machine Gun (LMG)


    1937
    Thumbnail picture of the Boys ATR

    Boys ATR
    Anti-Tank / Anti-Material Rifle


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the BREN

    BREN
    Light Machine Gun (LMG) / General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG)


    1936
    Thumbnail picture of the Browning .303

    Browning .303
    Medium Machine Gun (MMG) / Aircraft Machine Gun


    1935
    Thumbnail picture of the Browning High-Power / FN GP35

    Browning High-Power / FN GP35
    Single-Action; Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1918
    Thumbnail picture of the Browning M1918 BAR (Browning Automatic Rifle)

    Browning M1918 BAR (Browning Automatic Rifle)
    Light Machine Gun (LMG) / Squad Support Weapon


    1919
    Thumbnail picture of the Browning M1919 GPMG

    Browning M1919 GPMG
    Medium Machine Gun (MMG)


    1921
    Thumbnail picture of the Browning M2 (HMG)

    Browning M2 (HMG)
    Multi-role Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)


    1927
    Thumbnail picture of the Ceska Zbrojovka vz. 27

    Ceska Zbrojovka vz. 27
    Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1895
    Thumbnail picture of the Colt Browning M1895 (Potato Digger)

    Colt Browning M1895 (Potato Digger)
    Air-Cooled Machine Gun


    1911
    Thumbnail picture of the Colt M1911

    Colt M1911
    Semi-Automatic Service Pistol


    1898
    Thumbnail picture of the Colt Model 1898 (New Service)

    Colt Model 1898 (New Service)
    Six-Shot Revolver


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the De Lisle Carbine

    De Lisle Carbine
    Silenced Carbine


    1932
    Thumbnail picture of the Enfield No. 2

    Enfield No. 2
    Service Revolver


    1933
    Thumbnail picture of the Fabrique Nationale FN M2HB

    Fabrique Nationale FN M2HB
    Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the Flamethrower, Portable, No 2 (Lifebuoy)

    Flamethrower, Portable, No 2 (Lifebuoy)
    Man-Portable Flamethrower


    1909
    Thumbnail picture of the Hotchkiss Model 1909 (Mle 1909 / Benet-Mercie)

    Hotchkiss Model 1909 (Mle 1909 / Benet-Mercie)
    Light Machine Gun (LMG)


    1914
    Thumbnail picture of the Hotchkiss Model 1914 (Mle 1914)

    Hotchkiss Model 1914 (Mle 1914)
    Medium Machine Gun (MMG) / Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Johnson LMG

    Johnson LMG
    Light Machine Gun / Squad Support Weapon


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Johnson Model 1941

    Johnson Model 1941
    Semi-Automatic Rifle


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Lanchester (SMG)

    Lanchester (SMG)
    Submachine Gun


    1895
    Thumbnail picture of the Lee-Enfield (Series)

    Lee-Enfield (Series)
    Bolt-Action, Magazine-Fed, Repeating


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Lee-Enfield Rifle No.5 Mk I (Jungle Carbine)

    Lee-Enfield Rifle No.5 Mk I (Jungle Carbine)
    Bolt-Action Service Carbine


    1914
    Thumbnail picture of the Lewis Machine Gun

    Lewis Machine Gun
    Light Machine Gun (LMG)


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the M1 (Bazooka) / (2.36-inch Rocket Launcher M1)

    M1 (Bazooka) / (2.36-inch Rocket Launcher M1)
    Reusable, Shoulder-Fired, Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the M1 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M1)

    M1 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M1)
    Semi-Automatic / Full-Automatic Carbine


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the M1 Thompson (Tommy Gun)

    M1 Thompson (Tommy Gun)
    Submachine Gun (SMG)


    1917
    Thumbnail picture of the M1917 Enfield (American Enfield)

    M1917 Enfield (American Enfield)
    Bolt-Action Service Rifle


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the M20 75mm

    M20 75mm
    Recoilless Rifle


    1896
    Thumbnail picture of the Mauser C96

    Mauser C96
    Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the Mk 1 / Mills Grenade (Mills Bomb)

    Mk 1 / Mills Grenade (Mills Bomb)
    Infantry Hand Grenade


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the No. 68 AT

    No. 68 AT
    Anti-Tank Rifle Grenade


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the No. 73 AT (N73)

    No. 73 AT (N73)
    Anti-Tank Grenade


    1943
    Thumbnail picture of the No. 82 Grenade (Gammon Bomb)

    No. 82 Grenade (Gammon Bomb)
    Hand Grenade


    1940
    Thumbnail picture of the Northover Projector

    Northover Projector
    Anti-Tank Gun / Grenade Launcher


    1938
    Thumbnail picture of the Ordnance ML 2-inch Mortar

    Ordnance ML 2-inch Mortar
    Light Infantry Mortar


    1925
    Thumbnail picture of the Ordnance ML 3-inch Mortar

    Ordnance ML 3-inch Mortar
    81mm Light Infantry Mortar


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the Ordnance ML 4.2-inch Mortar

    Ordnance ML 4.2-inch Mortar
    Heavy Field Mortar


    1945
    Thumbnail picture of the Ordnance, RCL, 3.45-inch

    Ordnance, RCL, 3.45-inch
    Recoilless Rifle


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Owen SMG (Owen Machine Carbine)

    Owen SMG (Owen Machine Carbine)
    Submachine Gun


    1942
    Thumbnail picture of the PIAT (Projector, Infantry, Anti-Tank)

    PIAT (Projector, Infantry, Anti-Tank)
    Anti-Tank Grenade Launcher


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the Reising Model 50 (M50/M55)

    Reising Model 50 (M50/M55)
    Submachine Gun (SMG) / Carbine


    1905
    Thumbnail picture of the Ross Rifle

    Ross Rifle
    Straight-Pull Bolt-Action Service Rifle


    1908
    Thumbnail picture of the Smith & Wesson 1st Model New Century (Triple Lock)

    Smith & Wesson 1st Model New Century (Triple Lock)
    Service Revolver


    1889
    Thumbnail picture of the Smith & Wesson SW Model 10 (38 Special)

    Smith & Wesson SW Model 10 (38 Special)
    Six-Shot, Double-Action Service Revolver


    1903
    Thumbnail picture of the Springfield M1903 (Model 1903)

    Springfield M1903 (Model 1903)
    Bolt-Action Rifle


    1941
    Thumbnail picture of the STEN SMG

    STEN SMG
    Submachine Gun / Machine Carbine


    1944
    Thumbnail picture of the Sterling Submachine Gun (L2A1)

    Sterling Submachine Gun (L2A1)
    Submachine Gun


    1915
    Thumbnail picture of the Stokes Mortar (3-inch)

    Stokes Mortar (3-inch)
    81mm Light Infantry Mortar / Trench Mortar


    1912
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers Machine Gun (Gun, Machine, Vickers, .303in, Mk 1)

    Vickers Machine Gun (Gun, Machine, Vickers, .303in, Mk 1)
    Medium Machine Gun / Multirole Weapon


    1925
    Thumbnail picture of the Vickers-Berthier (VB)

    Vickers-Berthier (VB)
    Light Machine Gun (LMG)


    1929
    Thumbnail picture of the Walther PP (Polizei Pistole)

    Walther PP (Polizei Pistole)
    Compact Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1931
    Thumbnail picture of the Walther PPK (Polizei Pistole Kriminalmodell)

    Walther PPK (Polizei Pistole Kriminalmodell)
    Concealed-Carry Semi-Automatic Pistol


    1887
    Thumbnail picture of the Webley Model 1887

    Webley Model 1887
    Service Revolver


    1939
    Thumbnail picture of the Welrod (Assassin's Pistol)

    Welrod (Assassin's Pistol)
    Bolt-Action, Silenced Pistol