The Queen's Own Rifles of Canada Regimental Museum and Archives

Object Record

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Date 1942/ /
Description Tall metal cylinder, hollow, with open top. Bottom has engraved manufacturers markings. Dug up in Normandy by John Fotheringham.
Catalog Number 02143
Object Name Case, Artillery Shell
Inscription Text R&C 40MM/ No. 12 2 155 RY 942 No. 12 III RC 9/42
Year Range from 1939
Year Range to 1945
Dimensions H-31 W-6 Dia-6 Cir-18 cm
Condition Fair
Condition Notes Metal dirty and rusting.
People Fotheringham, John