Home / Sold Archive / Wehrmacht/ Red Smoke Signal Flare Cartridge – Unfired, 1940 Wehrmacht/ Red Smoke Signal Flare Cartridge – Unfired, 1940 SKU: 2944 Category: Sold Archive Description Description Red smoke signal flare cartridge unfired (Rauchspurpatrone red) aluminum model with its load, it comes well marked with the type of signal, the color, the manufacturer, in this case “Hirtenberg”, an Austrian factory specialized in metal processing and the ammunition manufacture, the date of manufacture “1940” and the expiration date “1946”. Excellent condition, like new. Rarely found in this state. Note.- These cartridges are sold for collection only, not for use. Most are inert over time, and the chemicals are deteriorated.