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Chinese Type 50 sub-machine gun


Chinese-made Type 50 sub-machine guns like this one were used by Chinese and North Korean troops during the Korean War, and supplied to the North Vietnamese Army in the early stages of the Vietnam War.


National Army Museum Te Mata Toa
Accession Number: 1978.186
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