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Type Classification:

Obsolete OTCM 37119 dtd 1959.

Use:

Cartridge M19 or the alternative M19B1 is a dummy cartridge used for training purposes. The cartridge is used with 75-mm pack Howitzer M1A1.

Description:

The Cartridge M19 consists of a malleable iron body simulating a service round with projectile, cartridge case and a steel base; all assembled with a dummy fuze. The alternate dummy Cartridge M19B1 has a bronze body. The cartridge base has a plug simulating a primer. The dummy fuze simulates the weight and contour of a PD service fuze.

Functioning:

The cartridge is inert and nonfunctioning.

Tabulated Data:

Complete round:

Projectile: Body material:

Color:

Old mfg. ------------------------ Black or blue w/white markings

New mfg. ------------------------ Bronze w/white markings

*Packing ----------------------------- 1 round per fiber container; 2 fiber containers in wooden box

*Packing Box:

*NOTE: See DOD Consolidated Ammunition Catalog for complete packing data including NSN's.

Shipping and Storage Data:

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