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Molotov Cocktail

Fire Bomb

The premise born during the fighting of the Spanish Civil War, the Molotov Cocktail came into its own under the Finns against the Soviets in World War 2.
Authored By: Staff Writer | Edited: 5/14/2019
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Year: 1939
Manufacturer(s): Various - Local
Action: Not Applicable.
Caliber(s): Not Applicable.
Sights: Not Applicable.
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