|Legenda o živých mrtvých
Legend of the Living Dead (Legenda o živých mrtvých) is a 1971 Czech four-part movie produced by TV about the partisan movement in Moravia at the end of WWII. Partisans gained the cooperation of the local Schupo (Local police) commander, who is a friend of the Gestapo cheif, hopefully helping them discover a traitor in their ranks.
The following weapons were used in the film Legend of the Living Dead (Legenda o živých mrtvých):
German officers and resistance fighters carry Walther P38s.
Walther P38 pistol (manufactured at the Mauser Factory) - World War II dated - 9x19mm.
commander Major Lenz (Jirí Dušek
) holds his gun.
A young resistance fighter Standa (Miroslav Streda
) aims a pistol from the window.
Conflict between chauffeurs - Willy Kraus (Václav Kyzlink
) (right) aims his P38 at Tony Adler.
SS lieutenant Lieblein (Ladislav Lakomý
) (left) stands over the dead radio operators with his P38.
Steyr 1912 pistol
Chief of the Gestapo Kurt Klein (Rudolf Jurda) used a Steyr 1912 pistol.
Steyr Hahn Model 1912 (1913 mfg) - 9x23mm
Countess Eva (Vlasta Fialová) fires a Walther PPK at Major Lenz.
Walther PPK - 9mm Kurz aka .380 ACP
Countess Eva (Vlasta Fialová) aims her Baby Browning at Mjr. Lenz.
Astra-Unceta Victoria 1911 Model
MUDr. Vinkler (Bohumil Slezácek) carries a Astra-Unceta Victoria 1911 Model pocket pistol.
Unceta Victoria 1911 Model - .25 ACP
Some Soviet partisans carry the Nagant M1895 revolver.
Nagant M1895 Pistol - 7.62x38N cartridge (aka 7.62 Nagant ammo). This example was dated 1939 manufacture and was a War time Issued weapon.
Political commissar Michal (Josef Šebek
) dressed as a doctor with his sidearm in hand.
Most German soldiers and also a several partisans also used MP38 or MP40 submachine guns.
The MP38. The sub-machine gun of the German Military Before 1940. It was still used in small quantities in 1941 and 1942.
MP40 submachine gun - 9x19mm
German soldier with his MP38
submachine gun hanging around his neck.
Beretta Model 38/42
Beretta Model 38/42 submachine gun, standing on a similar MP41, is sporadically seen at a both sides.
Beretta Model 38/42 - 9x19mm
The MP41. It was produced and used in small quantities in 1941 to 1942.
German soldier (left) armed with a Beretta Model 38/42 as MP41 submachine gun.
soldier (left) fires from his "MP41" at the Lenz's car.
The main weapon of partisan troops in Czechoslovak was a Soviet PPSh-41 submachine gun.
Soviet PPSh-41 Submachine Gun - 7.62x25mm Tokarev
Resistance fighter Vanek (Jirí Papez
) tries to break out of encirclement by using PPSh-41
Saša (Eliška Balzerová
) marches together with other guerrillas with a PPSh-41 over his shoulder.
VZ-24 Czech Mauser
Some German soldiers and partisans also carry VZ-24 Czech Mauser rifles.
Czech VZ-24 Mauser rifle - 7.92x57mm Mauser
A German soldier carries a VZ-24 Czech Mauser.
Detail of his VZ-24 Czech Mauser.
Mosin Nagant M91/30
German and ROA (Russian Liberation Army) soldiers are equipped with Mosin Nagant M91/30 sniper rifles.
Full-length, Mosin Nagant M91/30 Sniper Rifle with Russian PU 3.5x sniper scope and down turned bolt handle - 7.62x54mm R
German soldier shoots at a fleeing resistance fighter.
sniper fires at Lenz´s car.
Partisans frequently use captured German MG42 machine guns.
MG42 with bipod extended - 7.92mm Mauser
Fleeing partisan carries a MG42
machine gun slung on his back.
A Partisan with a german machine gun sits on background.
UK vz. 59
Vz. 59 light machine gun is used by German gunner during the ambush of partisans group.
Model 43 Stielhandgranate
The dead German soldier has a Model 43 Stielhandgranate in his belt.
Model 43 Stielhandgranate high-explosive hand grenade with fragmentation sleeve.
F-1 hand grenade
F-1 hand grenade is in movie used by partisans and also by some German soldiers.
F-1 High-Explosive Fragmentation hand grenade.
The partisan marched through the woods with a F1 hand grenade
hanging on his back.
Several of these hand grenades can be seen on the table beside the wounded commander.
Michal (Josef Šebek
) destroyed a German machine gun with a grenade, but is seriously wounded.
German soldier removes the safety device from the F-1 hand grenade