List of Granzerian Army equipment in the Second Great War

From Atlas

List of equipment used by the Grozyar Királyi Honvédség[edit]

Pistols[edit]

Name Type Cartridge Origin Photo Notes
K37P Semi-automatic pistol 9×17mm  Granzery Frommer FEG 37M in Tula State Arms Museum - 2016 01.jpg 7-round detachable box magazine. Main service pistol during GWII.
Mintaz. 1889 Revolver Revolver pistol 9×17mm  Granzery Italy revolver, Modello 1889, Pistola a Rotazione, System Bodeo, Caliber 10.35 mm, made in 1918 - National World War I Museum - Kansas City, MO - DSC07468.JPG 6-round cylinder. Limited service during the war.

Submachine guns[edit]

Name Type Cartridge Origin Photo Notes
Kt. Gep34 Submachine gun 9x25mm  Verdesa Gep34.jpg 32-round detachable box magazine. Limited Service.
Kt. Gep39 Submachine gun 9x25mm  Granzery Danuvia 39M.png 40-round detachable box magazine. Main service SMG before 1942. Limited Service after 1944.
Kt. Gep40 Submachine gun 9×19mm  Elesar
 Granzery
MP 40 AYF 3.JPG 30-round detachable box magazine. Domestically manufactured Elesarian MP 40. Used extensively throughout the course of the war due to lower manufacturing costs compared to domestic Submachine guns.
Kt. Gep42 Submachine gun 9×25mm  Granzery Danu43.jpg 40-round detachable box magazine. Main service sub machine gun from 1942-1944 but saw service until the end of the war.
Kt. Gep43 Submachine gun 9x19mm  Granzery Cuchillos, picas, armaduras y bayonetas - Museo de Armas de la Nación 55.JPG 20 or 40-round detachable box magazine. Extensive service throughout the war with primarily airborne and tank crews who preferred the folding stock design compared to the Gep.44. Continued to see limited service until the 1960s.
Kt. Gep44 Submachine gun 9x19mm  Granzery Og-44.jpg 40-round detachable box magazine. Main service SMG from 1944 onwards Extensive service from 1945 to 1978.

Rifles[edit]

Name Type Cartridge Origin Photo Notes
Kt.Kar35 Bolt-action rifle 7.35×56mm  Granzery 477 3.jpg 5-round en bloc clip. Standard issue rifle of the Grozyar Army up to 1945. Multiple variants used.
Kt. 38AP Battle rifle 7.92×57mm Kingdom of Ziridava Zolevskoy
 Granzery
Kbsp wz 1938M-drawing.jpg 10-round magazine. Limited use. A number of 7.35mm rifles were produced by Granzery after 1941.
TKb. 42 Assault rifle 7.35×42mm  Granzery Haenel Mkb 42(H).jpg 31-round detachable box magazine. Widespread service in all units after 1943.
TKb. 44 Assault Rifle 7.35×42mm  Granzery Sturmgewehr 44.jpg 31-round box magazine. Limited service from 1944, mass produced as main service rifle from 1945, continued to see service well into the 1970s by various nations.
TKb. 46 Assault Rifle 7.35×42mm  Granzery Grossfuss Sturmgewehr.jpg 30-round box magazine. Saw only limited service before the wars end.

Machine guns[edit]

Name Type Cartridge Origin Photo Notes
HM Arzenál G-26 Light machine gun 8x56mmR
7.35×56mm
 Granzery 1671 - Salzburg - Festung Hohensalzburg - Österreichisch leichtes Maschinengewehr.JPG 30-round box magazine. Main service machinegun until 1942.
GP34 Light machine gun 7.35×56mm  Granzery Digital Museum MG 34 Right noBG.png 50 or 250-round non-disintegrating metallic-link belt or 50-round belt drum. Extensive service.
GP42 Light machine gun 7.35×56mm  Granzery MG42 Sideview.jpg 50 or 250-round non-disintegrating metallic-link belt or 50-round belt drum. Main general purpose machine gun from 1942.
HM Arzenál G08 Heavy machine gun 8.35×56mm  Granzery MG 07 12 for AA fire.jpg 250-round belts. Main general purpose machine gun until 1942.
HM Arzenál GP35 Heavy machine gun 12.7×81mm  Granzery 12.7mmBreda-SAFAT.jpg Belt fed. Main heavy infantry machine gun. Frequently deployed with a two-wheeled mounting or on vehicles.

Anti-tank weapons (besides anti-tank guns)[edit]

Name Type Cartridge Origin Photo Notes
Solothurn S-18/100 Anti-tank rifle 20×138mmB  Granzery Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-189-1250-10, Russland-Süd, Soldat mit Panzerbüchse.jpg 10 shot detachable box magazine.
GRkPM-43 Páncélecsap Rocket-propelled grenade launcher 149mm  Granzery Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-672-7634-13, Russland, Luftwaffensoldat mit Panzerabwehrwaffe.jpg Single shot disposable anti tank rocket used extensively from 1943-1949.
GRkPM-45 Páncélrom Rocket-propelled grenade launcher 60mm  Granzery 44mbazooka.png Reuseable anti tank rocket launcher. Introduced in 1944 and saw extensive use.

Crew-served Weapons[edit]

Artillery[edit]

Name Type Cartridge Origin Photo Notes
8 cm 07M Field gun 80mm  Granzery Artillery - South African National Museum of Military History.jpg First great war era field gun, mostly phased out of service by 1944 but limited models remained in service for the duration of the war.
10 cm 14M Field gun 100mm  Granzery 10cmFH14front.jpg Used throughout the war in limited capacity.
37M KGH Howitzer 105mm  Granzery 10.5 cm leFH 18 MWP 04.jpg Extensive service throughout the war.
15 cm 14M Howitzer 150mm  Granzery Skoda 15 cm field howitzer M1914.jpg
30M 8 cm LégvÁgy-2 Anti-Air/Anti-Tank 80mm  Granzery 29M Bofors 80mm-es légvédelmi ágyú tüzelőállásban. Fortepan 28027.jpg Anti air and anti tank, saw service throughout the war.
36M 4 cm LégvÁgy-1 Anti-Air/Anti-Tank 40mm  Granzery QF 40mm Mk1 CFB Borden 1.jpg Also used in an anti-air role.
GRkPM-44 Páncélvér Rocket-propelled grenade launcher 215mm  Granzery 44mrocket.jpg Crew served anti tank rocket launcher. Introduced in 1944 and saw extensive use.

Light Tanks[edit]

Name Type Quantity Origin Photo Notes
Pc.KTr.8 Magyar I Light tank ~15,659  Granzery Insignia, number plate, tank, General Military Vehicle Emblem, track, aerial, automobile, Hungarian brand, military Fortepan 72478 crop.jpg Continually upgraded troughout the course of the war.

Medium Tanks[edit]

Name Type Quantity Origin Photo Notes
Pc.KTr.18 Sárközy Medium tank ~2,800  Granzery Mátyásföld, Újszász utca 41-43. Magyar Királyi Honvéd gépkocsiszertár udvara, Turán típusú harckocsik. Fortepan 72260 crop.jpg Mostly phased out of service by 1941, remained in service as a light support tank and for reconnaissance/artillery spotting.
Pc.KTr.22 Sárközy II Medium tank ~7,000  Granzery Sarkozy2.jpg Mostly phased out of service by 1943, later variants remained in service until the end of the war.
Pc.KTr.24 Sárközy III Medium tank ~10,000  Granzery Sarkozy3.jpg The final upgrade to the Sárközy line of tanks, extensive service on all fronts.
Pc.KTr.27 Zsigmond Medium tank ~18,000  Granzery TuranIV.png Main service tank from 1941 to 1945, extensive service throughout the war, most produced Granzerian tank of the war.
Pc.KTr.37 Tas Medium tank ~11,000  Granzery Tas44.png Extensive use. Produced from 1943 to the end of the war.
Ű-52 Szabványpáncél Main Battle tank ~3,000  Granzery E50groz2.jpg Limited service after 1947.

Heavy Tanks[edit]

Name Type Quantity Origin Photo Notes
Pc.KTr. 68 Heavy tank ~3,350  Granzery KingTigerBovington.jpg Produced from 1944-1949

Tank destroyers & Self-propelled guns[edit]

Name Type Quantity Origin Photo Notes
Rohamlöveg 216 Assault gun ~9,100  Granzery 40-43M Zrínyi II - Hungarian Assault gun (23946901978).jpg Produced from 1942 until the end of the war. Widespread use.
Ppsz 216 Tank Destroyer ~3,200  Granzery 44mzrinyi.jpg Produced from 1942 until the end of the war. Widespread use, essentially a Rohamlöveg 216 armed with an 80mm gun rather than the Rohamlöveg's 105mm assault cannon.
Rohamlöveg 38 Tank destroyer
Assault gun
~5,500  Granzery Tas2.jpg Produced from 1945 to the end of the war. Extensive use as an assault gun for infantry support and as a tank destroyer.
Rohamlöveg 68 Tank destroyer
Assault gun
~300  Granzery Aberdeen proving grounds 025.JPG Produced from 1945 to the end of the war. Heaviest tank destroyer to see service during the war.
SpKaJ.105 Self Propelled Anti Air Gun ~4,800  Granzery 40M Nimród – Hungarian Anti-Aircraft tank (23946899598).jpg Produced from 1941 until the end of the war. Widespread use.

Armoured cars[edit]

Name Type Quantity Origin Photo Notes
Sp.Kfz. 595 Armoured car ~4,520  Granzery 39M Csaba felderítő páncélgépjármű (1940) Fortepan 38969.jpg Produced until the end of the war. Extensive service throughout the entire war. Used for scouting, reconnaissance and screening as well as anti-partisan operations.
Sp.Kfz. 105 Armoured car ~1,500  Elesar Granzerianpuma.jpg Produced from 1943-1947. Widespread use.

Armoured personnel carriers[edit]

Name Type Quantity Origin Photo Notes
Sp.Kfz. 781 Half-track armoured personnel carrier ~20,000  Elesar
 Granzery
Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-801-0664-37, Berlin, Unter den Linden, Schützenpanzer.jpg Produced from 1939-1947, license produced variant of the Elesarian (TBA). Used extensively throughout the war.
Sp.Kfz. 580 Half-track armoured personnel carrier ~6,000  Elesar
 Granzery
Bundesarchiv Bild 101I-236-1036-31, Russland, Schützenpanzer auf Feld.jpg Produced from 1941-1947, license produced variant of the Elesarian (TBA). Widespread use.