[Ads-l] Painting of a hand holding a grenade …

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Sep 1 00:05:28 UTC 2017

Showing the pin, its pull-ring, and its priming-handle:


A schematic of the firing mechanism:


A close-up of the firing mechanism:


IMO, the Marine is correct. Once the pin has been pulled, there’s no
putting it back in.

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
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