The Second World War witnessed the introduction of hundreds of cutting-edge and often bizarre weapons, many of which became quite famous. But there were plenty of others that never got the same kind of notoriety. Here are 11 weapons from WWII you probably never knew existed.
It was the irruption of the Picts, breaking through the undefended wall, and into Britannia that led the Britons, after their appeal to Aetius to be readmitted to the empire went unheeded, to seek military help from Anglo- Saxon foederates. A fatal error.