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Small Arms from 1940 to 1949

World War 2 relied on many World War 1-era weapons and went on to introduce a slew of all-new systems before the Axis surrender of 1945.

Small Arms from 1940 to 1949

World War 2 relied on many World War 1-era weapons and went on to introduce a slew of all-new systems before the Axis surrender of 1945.

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There are a total of 100 Small Arms from 1940 to 1949 in the Military Factory. Entries are listed below in alphanumeric order (1-to-Z). Flag images indicative of country of origin and not necessarily the primary operator. This listing also includes other small arms of the period such as hand grenades, infantry mortars, and related man-portable systems.



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7.5cm Leichtgeschutz 40 (LG 40)
Recoilless Rifle
Picture of the 7.5cm Leichtgeschutz 40 (LG 40)
001
National Flag Graphic
1941
8.8cm Raketenwerfer 43 (Puppchen)
Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
Picture of the 8.8cm Raketenwerfer 43 (Puppchen)
002
National Flag Graphic
1943
ALFA 44 (Ametralladora ALFA Modelo 44)
Medium Machine Gun (MMG)
Picture of the ALFA 44 (Ametralladora ALFA Modelo 44)
003
National Flag Graphic
1944
Arisaka Type 4 / Type 5 (Japanese Garand)
Experimental Self-Loading / Semi-Automatic Service Rifle / Battle Rifle
Picture of the Arisaka Type 4 / Type 5 (Japanese Garand)
004
National Flag Graphic
1944
AUSTEN SMG
Submachine Gun
Picture of the AUSTEN SMG
005
National Flag Graphic
1942
Beretta Model 1951
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
Picture of the Beretta Model 1951
006
National Flag Graphic
1949
Beretta Model 38/42/43/44)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Beretta Model 38/42/43/44)
007
National Flag Graphic
1942
BESAL (Gun, Light, Machine, Faulkner, .303-inch)
Prototype Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the BESAL (Gun, Light, Machine, Faulkner, .303-inch)
008
National Flag Graphic
1940
Blyskawica SMG
Submachine Gun / Machine Pistol
Picture of the Blyskawica SMG
009
National Flag Graphic
1943
Carl-Gustav m/42 (Automatgevar m/42 / AG m/42 / Ljungman)
Self-Loading, Semi-Automatic Service Rifle
Picture of the Carl-Gustav m/42 (Automatgevar m/42 / AG m/42 / Ljungman)
0010
National Flag Graphic
1942
Carl-Gustav m/45 (Kulsprutepistol m/45 / Kpist m/45 / Swedish K)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Carl-Gustav m/45 (Kulsprutepistol m/45 / Kpist m/45 / Swedish K)
0011
National Flag Graphic
1945
Carl-Gustav M1948
Multirole, Shoulder-Fired Recoilless Rifle
Picture of the Carl-Gustav M1948
0012
National Flag Graphic
1948
Charlton Automatic Rifle
Semi-Automatic Rifle / Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the Charlton Automatic Rifle
0013
National Flag Graphic
1942
De Lisle Carbine
Silenced Carbine
Picture of the De Lisle Carbine
0014
National Flag Graphic
1943
Degtyarev DPM LMG
Light Support / Vehicle Machine Gun
Picture of the Degtyarev DPM LMG
0015
National Flag Graphic
1943
Degtyarev KPV-14.5 (Krupnokaliberniy Pulemyot Vladimirova)
Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
Picture of the Degtyarev KPV-14.5 (Krupnokaliberniy Pulemyot Vladimirova)
0016
National Flag Graphic
1949
Degtyarev PTRD 1941 (PTRD-41)
Anti-Tank (AT) / Anti-Material Rifle (AMR)
Picture of the Degtyarev PTRD 1941 (PTRD-41)
0017
National Flag Graphic
1941
Dror LMG
Squad Support Weapon / Light Machine Gun
Picture of the Dror LMG
0018
National Flag Graphic
1947
Fabrique Nationale Model 1949 / SAFN (FN-49)
Self-Loading Service Rifle / Battle Rifle
Picture of the Fabrique Nationale Model 1949 / SAFN (FN-49)
0019
National Flag Graphic
1949
Fallschirmjagergewehr 42 (FG42 / FjG42)
Automatic Rifle / Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the Fallschirmjagergewehr 42 (FG42 / FjG42)
0020
National Flag Graphic
1942
FBP SMG (Fabrica de Braco de Prata)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the FBP SMG (Fabrica de Braco de Prata)
0021
National Flag Graphic
1948
Flamethrower, Portable, No 2 (Lifebuoy)
Man-Portable Infantry Flamethrower
Picture of the Flamethrower, Portable, No 2 (Lifebuoy)
0022
National Flag Graphic
1943
Flammenwerfer 41 (FmW 41)
Man-Portable Flame Thrower
Picture of the Flammenwerfer 41 (FmW 41)
0023
National Flag Graphic
1941
FNAB Model 1943
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the FNAB Model 1943
0024
National Flag Graphic
1943
FP-45 (Liberator / OSS Pistol / M1942 Pistol)
Single-Shot Pistol
Picture of the FP-45 (Liberator / OSS Pistol / M1942 Pistol)
0025
National Flag Graphic
1942
Giandoso TZ-45
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Giandoso TZ-45
0026
National Flag Graphic
1944
Goryunov SG-43
Air-Cooled Heavy Machine Gun (HMG)
Picture of the Goryunov SG-43
0027
National Flag Graphic
1943
Gustloff Volkssturmgewehr
Semi-Automatic Rifle
Picture of the Gustloff Volkssturmgewehr
0028
National Flag Graphic
1945
Hamada Type (Hamada Type Automatic)
Semi-Automatic Service Pistol
Picture of the Hamada Type (Hamada Type Automatic)
0029
National Flag Graphic
1941
Ithaca Model 37 Stakeout
Pump-Action Military / Security Shotgun
Picture of the Ithaca Model 37 Stakeout
0030
National Flag Graphic
1946
Johnson LMG
Light Machine Gun / Squad Support Weapon
Picture of the Johnson LMG
0031
National Flag Graphic
1941
Johnson Model 1941
Semi-Automatic Rifle
Picture of the Johnson Model 1941
0032
National Flag Graphic
1941
Kalashnikov AK-47
Assault Rifle
Picture of the Kalashnikov AK-47
0033
National Flag Graphic
1949
KG m/40 (Knorr-Bremse)
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the KG m/40 (Knorr-Bremse)
0034
National Flag Graphic
1940
Kurzer 8cm Granatwerfer 42 (kz 8cm GrW 42)
Medium Infantry Mortar
Picture of the Kurzer 8cm Granatwerfer 42 (kz 8cm GrW 42)
0035
National Flag Graphic
1942
Lanchester (SMG)
Submachine Gun
Picture of the Lanchester (SMG)
0036
National Flag Graphic
1941
Lee-Enfield Rifle No.5 Mk I (Jungle Carbine)
Bolt-Action Service Carbine
Picture of the Lee-Enfield Rifle No.5 Mk I (Jungle Carbine)
0037
National Flag Graphic
1944
M1 (Bazooka) / (2.36-inch Rocket Launcher M1)
Reusable, Shoulder-Fired, Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
Picture of the M1 (Bazooka) / (2.36-inch Rocket Launcher M1)
0038
National Flag Graphic
1942
M1 / M1A1 Flamethrower
Portable Infantry Flamethrower
Picture of the M1 / M1A1 Flamethrower
0039
National Flag Graphic
1941
M1 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M1)
Semi-Automatic / Full-Automatic Carbine
Picture of the M1 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M1)
0040
National Flag Graphic
1942
M17 (T2 Grenade)
Rifle Grenade
Picture of the M17 (T2 Grenade)
0041
National Flag Graphic
1941
M18 RR
Crew-Served Recoilless Rifle / Anti-Tank / Anti-Personnel Weapon
Picture of the M18 RR
0042
National Flag Graphic
1945
M1940 50mm (50-RM 40)
Light Infantry Mortar
Picture of the M1940 50mm (50-RM 40)
0043
National Flag Graphic
1940
M1941 82mm (82-PM 41)
Battalion Field Mortar
Picture of the M1941 82mm (82-PM 41)
0044
National Flag Graphic
1941
M1943 120mm (120-PM 43)
Heavy Field Mortar
Picture of the M1943 120mm (120-PM 43)
0045
National Flag Graphic
1943
M1943 160mm (MT-13)
Heavy Mortar
Picture of the M1943 160mm (MT-13)
0046
National Flag Graphic
1943
M2 4.2-inch (Goon Gun)
Rifled Infantry Mortar Weapon
Picture of the M2 4.2-inch (Goon Gun)
0047
National Flag Graphic
1943
M2 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M2)
Select-Fire Automatic Carbine
Picture of the M2 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M2)
0048
National Flag Graphic
1944
M20 (Super Bazooka)
Shoulder-Fired Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
Picture of the M20 (Super Bazooka)
0049
National Flag Graphic
1944
M20 75mm
Recoilless Rifle
Picture of the M20 75mm
0050
National Flag Graphic
1945
M2-2 / M9A1-7
Man-Portable Backpack Infantry Flamethrower
Picture of the M2-2 / M9A1-7
0051
National Flag Graphic
1943
M3 (Grease Gun)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the M3 (Grease Gun)
0052
National Flag Graphic
1943
M3 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M3)
Sniper Carbine Rifle
Picture of the M3 Carbine (US Carbine, Caliber 30, M3)
0053
National Flag Graphic
1944
M3A1 (Grease Gun) Suppressed
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the M3A1 (Grease Gun) Suppressed
0054
National Flag Graphic
1944
M9 (Bazooka) / (2.36-inch Rocket Launcher M9)
Shoulder-Launched Rocket Launcher
Picture of the M9 (Bazooka) / (2.36-inch Rocket Launcher M9)
0055
National Flag Graphic
1943
M9 HEAT
High-Explosive, Ant-Tank Rifle Grenade
Picture of the M9 HEAT
0056
National Flag Graphic
1941
Maschinengewehr Modell 42 (MG42)
General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG)
Picture of the Maschinengewehr Modell 42 (MG42)
0057
National Flag Graphic
1942
MAT-49 (Manufacture Nationale d'Armes de Tulle 49)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the MAT-49 (Manufacture Nationale d'Armes de Tulle 49)
0058
National Flag Graphic
1949
Mauser 2.8cm schwere Panzerbuchse 41 (sPzB 41)
Anti-Tank Rifle (ATR) / Anti-Tank Gun (ATG)
Picture of the Mauser 2.8cm schwere Panzerbuchse 41 (sPzB 41)
0059
National Flag Graphic
1941
Mendoza Model 45
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the Mendoza Model 45
0060
National Flag Graphic
1945
Mendoza RM-2
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the Mendoza RM-2
0061
National Flag Graphic
1947
Mortar, 60mm M19
Light Infantry Mortar
Picture of the Mortar, 60mm M19
0062
National Flag Graphic
1942
Mortar, 60mm M2
Light Infantry Mortar
Picture of the Mortar, 60mm M2
0063
National Flag Graphic
1940
MP3008 (Maschinenpistole 3008)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the MP3008 (Maschinenpistole 3008)
0064
National Flag Graphic
1945
MP40 (Maschinenpistole 40)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the MP40 (Maschinenpistole 40)
0065
National Flag Graphic
1940
MP41 (Maschinenpistole 41) / (Schmeisser)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the MP41 (Maschinenpistole 41) / (Schmeisser)
0066
National Flag Graphic
1941
No. 68 AT
Anti-Tank Rifle Grenade
Picture of the No. 68 AT
0067
National Flag Graphic
1940
No. 73 AT (N73)
Anti-Tank Grenade
Picture of the No. 73 AT (N73)
0068
National Flag Graphic
1940
No. 82 Grenade (Gammon Bomb)
Hand Grenade
Picture of the No. 82 Grenade (Gammon Bomb)
0069
National Flag Graphic
1943
Northover Projector
Anti-Tank Gun / Grenade Launcher
Picture of the Northover Projector
0070
National Flag Graphic
1940
Ordnance ML 4.2-inch Mortar
Heavy Field Mortar
Picture of the Ordnance ML 4.2-inch Mortar
0071
National Flag Graphic
1942
Ordnance, RCL, 3.45-inch
Recoilless Rifle
Picture of the Ordnance, RCL, 3.45-inch
0072
National Flag Graphic
1945
Orita Model 1941
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Orita Model 1941
0073
National Flag Graphic
1943
Owen SMG (Owen Machine Carbine)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Owen SMG (Owen Machine Carbine)
0074
National Flag Graphic
1941
Panzerfaust 30
Disposable Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
Picture of the Panzerfaust 30
0075
National Flag Graphic
1943
Panzerfaust 60
Disposable Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
Picture of the Panzerfaust 60
0076
National Flag Graphic
1943
Panzerschreck (Raketenpanzerbuchse / RPzB)
Resuable, Man-Portable Anti-Tank Rocket Launcher
Picture of the Panzerschreck (Raketenpanzerbuchse / RPzB)
0077
National Flag Graphic
1943
PIAT (Projector, Infantry, Anti-Tank)
Anti-Tank Grenade Launcher
Picture of the PIAT (Projector, Infantry, Anti-Tank)
0078
National Flag Graphic
1942
PPS-42 / PPS-43
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the PPS-42 / PPS-43
0079
National Flag Graphic
1942
PPSh-41 (Pistolet-Pulemyot Shpagina 41)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the PPSh-41 (Pistolet-Pulemyot Shpagina 41)
0080
National Flag Graphic
1941
Reising Model 50 (M50/M55)
Submachine Gun (SMG) / Carbine
Picture of the Reising Model 50 (M50/M55)
0081
National Flag Graphic
1941
RG-42
Infantry Hand Grenade
Picture of the RG-42
0082
National Flag Graphic
1942
RP-46
General Purpose Machine Gun (GPMG)
Picture of the RP-46
0083
National Flag Graphic
1946
RPD (Ruchnoy Pulemyot Degtyaryova)
Light Machine Gun (LMG)
Picture of the RPD (Ruchnoy Pulemyot Degtyaryova)
0084
National Flag Graphic
1945
RPG-40
Anti-Tank Stick Grenade
Picture of the RPG-40
0085
National Flag Graphic
1940
RPG-43
Anti-Tank Grenade
Picture of the RPG-43
0086
National Flag Graphic
1943
RPG-6 (Ruchnaya Protivotankovaya Granata)
Anti-Tank (AT) Grenade
Picture of the RPG-6 (Ruchnaya Protivotankovaya Granata)
0087
National Flag Graphic
1943
Simonov PTRS 1941 (PTRS-41)
Anti-Tank / Anti-Material Rifle (ATR / AMR)
Picture of the Simonov PTRS 1941 (PTRS-41)
0088
National Flag Graphic
1941
Simonov SKS (Samozaryadniy Karabin sistemi Simonova)
Semi-Automatic, Self-Loading Carbine
Picture of the Simonov SKS (Samozaryadniy Karabin sistemi Simonova)
0089
National Flag Graphic
1945
STEN SMG
Submachine Gun / Machine Carbine
Picture of the STEN SMG
0090
National Flag Graphic
1941
Sterling Submachine Gun (L2A1)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Sterling Submachine Gun (L2A1)
0091
National Flag Graphic
1944
Sturmgewehr 44 (StG44) / Maschinenpistole 44 (MP44)
Assault Rifle
Picture of the Sturmgewehr 44 (StG44) / Maschinenpistole 44 (MP44)
0092
National Flag Graphic
1942
Sturmgewehr 45 (StG45(M)) / Maschinenpistole (45 MP45(M))
Assault Rifle
Picture of the Sturmgewehr 45 (StG45(M)) / Maschinenpistole (45 MP45(M))
0093
National Flag Graphic
1945
Tokarev SVT-40
Self-Loading, Semi-Automatic Rifle
Picture of the Tokarev SVT-40
0094
National Flag Graphic
1940
Type 100 SMG (100 Shiki Kikan-tanju)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the Type 100 SMG (100 Shiki Kikan-tanju)
0095
National Flag Graphic
1942
Type 31 60mm
60mm Infantry Light Mortar
Picture of the Type 31 60mm
0096
National Flag Graphic
1943
United Defense UD-42 (Model 42 / M42)
Submachine Gun (SMG)
Picture of the United Defense UD-42 (Model 42 / M42)
0097
National Flag Graphic
1942
Volkssturmgewehr VG (Series)
Bolt-Action Rifle
Picture of the Volkssturmgewehr VG (Series)
0098
National Flag Graphic
1945
Walther Gewehr 41 (G41 / Gew 41)
Self-Loading Semi-Automatic Rifle
Picture of the Walther Gewehr 41 (G41 / Gew 41)
0099
National Flag Graphic
1941
Walther Gewehr 43 (G43 / Gew 43)
Self-Loading, Semi-Automatic Rifle
Picture of the Walther Gewehr 43 (G43 / Gew 43)
00100
National Flag Graphic
1943
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