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NVA Re-purposed M79

Posted 2/27/2018

Vietnam 1968 - This big-bore weapon was captured by 3rd Division Marines during an engagement with the North Vietnamese Army (NVA) near Dong Ha. The “big gun” has been fashioned from a M-79 grenade launcher and is equipped with a fast-draw spring holster made from a cut-down U. S. pistol holster. Photo by LCpl Bob Stetson

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