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Old 05-04-2006, 5:11 PM
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Originally Posted by mblat
You are watching too many Hollywood movies. One thing Soviet military NEVER had any lack of is an equipment and ammunition. Where do you think all those Mosins coming from and why are they still under $100? And will remain this way for any foreseeable future?
Quality of this equipment and how it was used/cared for/tracked is the different story, but soldiers going into offensive with one rifle for 3 persons is a legend. Such things could happen in November/December 1941 when Germans were 40 miles from Moscow...... and a lot of the Moscow male population was organized in militia... But later on..... That is bull.
Your proabably right, and they didn't shoot people for retreating either.
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