“If you ever come across anything suspicious like this item, please do not pick it up, contact your local law enforcement agency for assistance”
Mortars have been used for hundreds of years, originally in siege warfare. By World War 2, mortars could fire as many as 30 bombs per minute, and had a range of more than 2300m with different shell types.
Artificieri intervengono nel quartiere Burnside, in un campo situato in Guildford Street a causa del rinvenimento di una bomba da mortaio risalente alla seconda guerra mondiale.
If you find anything that appears to be an explosive device, do not touch it, leave it where it is and call the police. We will contact the appropriate agencies to properly dispose of the item.
Biography of a Bomb