Re: [MV] 25mm Hotchkiss AT Gun

Jim Webster (jimweb@SIMONIDES.PRESTEL.CO.UK)
Wed, 17 Dec 1997 17:24:00 +0000

Scott Parker wrote:

> A friend of mine is restoring a French 1934 Hotchkiss 25mm anti-tank gun.
> His question is ... what is the correct color? Since it was made, it
> was used by the Finnish, and apparently painted a dark kelly green. He
> wants to restore it to the original French colors.

Why French? These guns were also used by the british in the desert.. as well
as France 1940


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