Grenades and Land Mines, Japanese

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Bunker, Robert J.
grenades; land mine; Japanese; World War II; Pacific; Military and Veterans Studies; Political Science; Public Affairs, Public Policy and Public Administration; Social and Behavioral Sciences
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Two forms of infantry weapons–grenades and land mines–complemented the small arms used by Japanese army and naval landing forces in World War II. These forces employed numerous types of hand grenades, which generally ranged in weight to 10 to 20 ounces.