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Old 07-19-2013, 8:59 PM
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Default For Swiss shooters, this derves it's own thread.

Original Post By Guisan

328 yards, GP11, prone, kneeling and standing, trigger pull 2,4 kg or 5.3 pound.

This was done by Karl Zimmermann in May 1939.

Open Sights.

An'' ole' Brer' Rabbit...... he set in de bushes..... he watch an' he wait... lay low an' he don' say nuffin'.
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Old 07-20-2013, 12:03 AM
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Hey that's pretty cool! Where did guisan pick that one up?
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Old 07-20-2013, 2:24 AM
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In CH.
Google "Karl Zimmermann" for more info on this shooter.
Fight to your last cartridge, then fight with your bayonets.
No surrender. Fight to the death.

Gen. Henri Guisan, Switzerland, July '40 forum;

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Old 07-20-2013, 7:23 PM
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Man, I haven't fired my Swiss in almost a year.

I feel slightly guilty.
7-6-2 FTMFW!

"...and an old German guy said there was a bit of an unsaid joke about the Nazi salute; apparently when they clicked their heels and raised their arm up in the air in a Nazi salute, they were saying, "we're in this much s___."
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