Object Title

Rifle grenade - No. 68 Mk. III

Rifle grenade - No. 68 Mk. III

Date

1942

Object Number

XX.2218

Provenance

Private donation, 22/11/1996

Physical Description

A bottle-bodied steel rifle grenade with four thin fins and a steel base-plate. The nose is a flat screw-on cap, with detonator pin internally. The body is painted kakhi, with red, green and black filling bands. A safety pin is fitted in the lower body

Inscriptions and Marks

Body: No 86 A T III S 41

Associations

Places Britain