French Grenade (C.F.)
This grenade consists of three parts: (1) a lemon-shaped, serrated, cast iron body; (2) a special igniter the body of which is a hollow piece of wood fixed in the collar of the grenade by three wooden pins; (3) the charge.
Keywordsshell, Grenadier, pineapple, bomb, missile, grenade, explosive, fireball, defensive hand held grenade
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Lieutenant Colonel William E. Persons, Infantry Major Oliver S. Wood, Infantry Major Joseph Plassmeyer, Cavalry Captain Paul V. Kellogg and , Infantry First Lieutenant John E.McCammon Military Science and Tactics (, MO: The University Co-operative Store, 1922)