Simo hayha was a finnish marksman of the highest order, and his weapon of choice was the finnish m2830 rifle, which he used in the winter war 1939. Til that finnish sniper simo hayha nicknamed white death for his 200 confirmed enemy kills was known to keep snow in his mouth while sniping to prevent his steamy breaths from giving away his position in the cold air. Was an ex sniper that we sold back in 2014 that the customer had professionally restored with a genuine scope and mount he originally purchased from us in 2008. Simo hayha, also known as the white death is widely regarded as the most skilled and successful sniper there ever was, with over 500 kills to his name. This is the first topic regarding the russofinnish war in this forum from me, so no chance. Free download need for speed hot pursuit 2010 full version. Sep 27, 2016 scandinavian sniper finnish and swedish marksmen on september 27, 2016 october 1, 2016 by corporal frisk in army by an interesting coincidence, both the finnish defence forces official podcast radio kipina as well as sweidsh authorhistorian lars gyllenhaals militart med gyllenhaal podcast dealt with todays snipers in their. He is among the deadliest snipers in history, with 505 confirmed kills. Simo hayha the deadliest sniper in military history. Apply a heavier, oilbased cream or petroleum jelly vaseline. A tale of two german snipers warfare history network. Using a modified mosinnagant in the winter war, he acquired the highest recorded number of confirmed sniper kills 505 in any major war. Finnish forces sniper and his officer ww2 in color.
And what relevance does it have with the topic of this thread. Simply because im blocked after a purchase for six months according to our stupid german firearms laws. A finnish sniper is being visited by his superior officer in his outpost in the mountains. Urea cream 25% foot callus remover cream 4 oz cracked heel. Nov 22, 2009 since it is doubtful that wotc will release a finnish sniper any time soon i think we should make a custom card for it. Then gently rub your heels with a loofah or foot scrubber to help remove dead skin.
Adjustable for height and cant both side to side and back and forth, with feet that have textured pads on the bottom. December 17, 1905 april 1, 2002, nicknamed white death by the red army, was a finnish marksman. Aug 22, 2009 while discussing a 3kilometer sniper rifle project i was working on one day, he suggested i shoot his lm105 bullet. While official sniper rifle models used by finnish army during world war are listed above, there were also some sniper rifles which did not fit to any of these categories and can only be best called as mixed sniper rifles. One lone finnish sniper, simo hayha, was responsible for 505 of them. How to say sniper in french whats the french word for sniper. The scale of civil guard sniper program being so small is probably due to the fact that neither civil guard nor army succeeded getting their sniper. Simo hayha simo hayha, also known as the white death is widely regarded as the most skilled and successful sniper there ever was, with over 500 kills to his name. This list of celebrities who are 5 feet 3 inches includes people from united states, england, india, japan and many more countries. Rarely did the temperature exceed zero degrees fahrenheit, but the genitalconstricting cold was inadequate to stop hayha. They are capable of taking any game on the north american continent when correct ammunition is used.
Using a finnish m 2830 rifle which is based on the mosinnagant rifle in the winter war, he killed at least 505 men, the highest recorded number of confirmed sniper. The finnish lahti l39 antitank rifle has been a favorite for internet meme fodder but rarely do folks know that this gun saw finland through wwii and repelled. May 18, 20 winter warfare is a modification set during a fictional version of world war 2 were a new ice age has begun. Nova skin gallery minecraft skins from novaskin editor. The sniper team fortress 2 deadliest fiction wiki fandom. The following line drawings and text are used with the permission of doug bowser author of the new finnish mosin nagant collectors handbook, rifles of the white death. My new finnish capture repro pu sniper picked this up today at a gun show. The battle of britian fails and operation sealion is a sucsess, the soviets are defeated at stalingrad and kursk, dday fails, italy never surrendered and japan invaded hawaii.
A fivefoot finnish farmer the deadliest sniper in history. So far i know that there was a finnish sniper who scared the living crap out of the soviets. Dermatologists explain why our heels dry and crack, with tips on healing dry skin on feet, how to get rid of dry skin and top foot creams to use. Til there was a finnish sniper called the white death in.
The finnish m39 stayed in inventory with the finnish defense forces well into the 1990s. These home remedies include creams, honey, and coconut oil. Basic idea of scaling came long time ago from finnish sniper instructor p. During the sovietfinnish war of 19391940, he achieved an estimated 500 to 542 kills. In april of 1938, representatives from the ussr approached the finnish government and expressed a concern that nazi germany could attempt to invade russia, and. I dont want you to think im biased because the ammo is finnish too, its simply the most accurate for these weapons. Aug 24, 2008 this is a video of finnish sniper, not the best of the world but certainly the fearlest and indomitable will soldiers. It has won the finnish sniper competition twice in a row. A sniper is a militaryparamilitary marksman who engages targets from positions of. This is a list of the 5 most powerful sniper rifles in the world.
From the rifle that helped gain the current record for longest recorded sniper kill, to one of the most popular and effective rifles in existence. For example, in dry grassland the sniper will typically wear a ghillie suit. Old idea is still so interesting that we decided to play with it to see how far it could be refined. How a fivefoot finnish farmer became the deadliest sniper in history with 505 kills during the 193940 winter war against the ussr standing at just over fivefoot tall and with a. He helped defend finland from the soviets during world war ii. He reportedly killed between 505 and 542 men over a course of just 100 days though only roughly half of these were sniper kills, the rest by submachine gun during the 1939. Steam community guide simo hayha build white death. It seems that always happens the same to me as soon as i find a nice rifle and buy it in this case a short version brazilian m1935 mauser an even more interesting one pops up. Male celebrities who are 5 feet 3 inches 160 cm tall.
Carlos hathcock he is perhaps the best sniper who has ever lived in all of history, and has quite an impressive story. My vote is on simo hayha, a finnish sniper during the winter war against russia. Proudly presents a series of article from sa man doug bowser. Indeed, down on a cracked and torn street, simo hayha walked, his scopeless rifle held at a gut level, ready to be raised and fired at a moments notice. Only in this past year of 2000 have the final 20,000 rifles of the remaining 78,000 rifles from reserve inventory been releasedsold to the public and collectors. Shavarsh heard a crash and saw a trolleybus with 92.
Scandinavian sniper finnish and swedish marksmen corporal. Includes cleaning rod and finnish arsenaltag dated august 29, 1974. Finnish sniper image winter warfare mod for battlefield 2. Apr 14, 2010 during the 19391940 winter war, in temperatures as low as 40 c, the finnish sniper undertook a killing spree that saw him singlehandedly take the lives of at least 700 men in less than 100 days. So i have to let this finnish m2830 sniper go, but at least want to show you some.
He has been credited with a mindboggling 505 reported kills, which is actually the highest number of confirmed sniper kills in the history for any major war. A splat of blood hit the hatch as the head sank into the bowels of the tank. White death a lone finnish sniper repels enough invading russians in ww2 to earn the nickname white death. Hathcock watched patiently as the finnish sniper disappeared into an alley, adjusting his rifles lineofsight to prepare for his foes exit at the other end. How finnish farmer became deadliest sniper in history. The book is high quality with an abundance of good photographs and documentation of the life of the most prolific sniper of all time. My new finnish pu sniper gun and game the friendliest gun. This list of male celebrities who are 5 feet 3 inches includes people from united states, england, india, australia and many more countries. After years of service, i was honorably discharged with. Controls are ambidextrous, and the direction of brass ejection may be changed if necessary. This is a nicely prepared summary of the life and military role of the finnish sniper, simo hayha of wwii. It is true that finnish army did not really have a sniper training program at that time, but finnish civil guard most certainly did although it was also pretty smallscale. Manufacturers archives if they exist anymore, physica went bankrupt in year 1972 and optillinen laitos optical department, the main repair facility for optical instruments for finnish armed forces must have had such documents, but they are not included in any of the finnish books or manuals. He is believed to have killed over 500 men during the 193940 winter war, the highest number of sniper kills in any major war.
Using a finnish m 2830 rifle which is based on the mosinnagant rifle in the winter war, he killed at least 505 men, the highest recorded number of confirmed sniper kills in any major war. The bolt handle looks weird, and the stock looks refinished. The incredible story of finnish sniper simo hayha around. During the winter war, which was fought between finland and soviet union in 1939 1940, he obediently carried out the demanding tasks he was commanded to. Pretty sure the finnish never had a 2830 sniper rifle. A sniper he was first a competitive shooter, winning the famed wimbled. The heroic stand of finland against the soviet union in 1939 was a. Atop the receiver is a milstd19 rail, and a sakodesigned heavy bipod.
I wish i could say it was one of the few original ones out there but i believe its one that century put together in the 90s using finnish 9s and original scopes and mounts. This is funny but a finnish actor, totally unknown in finland, is very popular in russia after being in several russian movies. Simo hayha was a finnish marksman of the highest order, and his weapon of choice was the finnish m 2830 rifle, which he used in the winter war 1939. Since the majority of fighting took place in the forest, he figured the best way to stop the invasion was to grab his trusty rifle, a couple of cans of food and hide in a tree all day shooting russians. A fivefoot finnish farmer the deadliest sniper in history the white death became finlands and, arguably, the worlds most prolific and famous sniper. Individual snipers have gained great fame for becoming incredibly efficient with their rifles. A contemporary finnish sniper in winter gear, possibly simo hayha. Original documentation supplied with the scope does not contain any diagrams or structural drawings. Learn about six treatments that will help dry and deeply cracked heels. Simo hayha was a finnish sniper in world war ii with some terrifying stats.
The finnish sniper who killed 700 red army soldiers in 100 days, and my reply is based on the very same war. During the winter war, finnish snipers took a heavy toll of the invading soviet army. The assault opened on february 1, 1940, and cracked the line by the 11th. Simo hayha 1905 2002 is the most famous sniper in the world. The deadliest sniper in history, simo hayha the white death. Sniper josef sepp allerberger brought the soviet tankers head into the center of his scope, and at some 500 feet he squeezed off a round. Highly trained marksmen who can shoot accurately from incredible distances with specialized training in highprecision rifles. Using a finnish produced m2830 rifle and the suomi kp31 submachine gun, he is reported by western sources to have have killed 505 men during the 193940 winter war, the highest recorded number of sniper kills in any major war. The white death became finland s and, arguably, the worlds most prolific and famous sniper. The top 15 most badass people that youve never heard of. The skin on my heels gets very hard and then cracks.
He got something around 500 kills in a few weeks which is insane, however he didnt use a scope, just iron sights. Over 500 of these he shot using a standard, boltaction rifle with nontelescopic sights. Deadliest sniper eve forums battlelog battlefield 3. The russian silvertips to my knowledge and our special forces sniper schools were never intended to be accurate ammo for svd and neither is it a match grade ammo for any 7,62 x 54r. Til there was a finnish sniper called the white death in wwii who has the largest confirmed kill count in history. Famous personalities featured on this list, include actors, guitarists, screenwriters, comedians and from other domains of life. Then they tried getting together a team of countersnipers which are. How to care for dry, cracked heels, according to dermatologists. Urea modifies the structure of amino chains and polypeptides within the skin, which is. Simo simuna hayha was a finnish sniper who earned the ominous nickname, the white death. He used same principle in various courses where 22lr was used for long range training. Foot finish is safe for diabetics and helps aid in intensive quick healing.
It was one of the most popular boltaction rifles in history, with over 37million. The finnish made mosin nagants were not produced on the scale of many battle rifles in ww2. Oct 29, 2010 just a slide show about finnish sniper guild and their training sessions. One can compare 21 million soviet m9s to only,000 or so finnish m39 rifles to get a pretty clear picture of the number difference. Top 10 snipers in historytop 10 snipers in historyconcealment is key to becoming a great sniper. Sniper models, or former sniper models without scope but with obviously covered scope mounting holes, can be obtained that display accuracy ranging from 24 inch 510 cm 10shot groups at 100 yards 90. The minecraft skin, finnish sniper ww2, was posted by electrogamer732. This is the first issue of the finnish mosin nagant faq.754 1128 863 109 2 699 349 1482 1535 1107 184 151 194 66 622 52 1237 1296 72 887 845 916 1089 424 1433 791 516 416 536 846 966 778 1018