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Latest revision as of 14:47, 3 November 2015

The British formed the Shell Committee to examine issues of their projectiles failing to penetrate armour or to properly explode after doing so.

Presidents

See Also

Footnotes

  1. Limpus Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 137.
  2. Limpus Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/42. f. 137.
  3. Reports of the Shell Committee. 1917 and 1918. p. 14.
  4. Crooke Service Record. The National Archives. ADM 196/89/136. f. 36.