From Bazooka to Racket Propelled Grenade (RPG)

Retired Colon

Issue 3 - January 2007

Retired Colonel Savaş YILMAZ

The BAZOOKA was man portable antitank rocket launcher made famous during world war 2 where it was one of the United States Armed Forces’ s primary infantry anti-tank weapons. It was one of the first weapons based on the High Explosive Anti-Tank(HEAT) shell to enter service.