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This was the first factory-made AntiTank grenade, issued in 1918.
The body was made of soldered brass plates and had a wooden handle fitted which held a modified Billiant fuze. The spoon on this fuze was made longer and was straight.
The grenade had a 900gram Mélinite charge.

Photo © B. Bosman.