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Old February 15, 2013, 11:01 AM   #1
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"Red 9" with SU4 under eagle?

Please someone who knows?
marking on my C96 no. 53240
No imperial - just "SU4" under eagle...
What kind of marking is this?

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Old February 15, 2013, 12:18 PM   #2
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Found this in a gunboard's thread in regards to the eagle over Su4
"Su4 is not a WaA acceptance. The part was accepted by the Heereszeugamt (HZA or Army Ordnance Depot) at Spandau which was not under the administration of the WaA."
As this is a WWII mark on a formerly civilian C96 the lack of imperial stamps is not surprising.
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Old February 15, 2013, 03:00 PM   #3
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ok, interesting, thank you!
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