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DShK 38 Heavy Machine Gun
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Army Soviet Army
Role Heavy Machine Gun Support Infantry
Men per Squad 6
Unit Cost 300CoH2 Manpower Icon 300
8CoH2 Population Icon 8
Upkeep per Minute 12CoH2 Manpower Icon 12
Prereq. Lend Lease Tactics
Airborne Troops Tactics
Defensive Tactics (Community)
Produced By Call-In
Cost to Reinforce 20CoH2 Manpower Icon 20
1CoH2 Population Icon 1
Health per Man 80Icon Health Small 80
Received Accuracy 1.25
Basic Weapon 1x DShK 38
4x Mosin Nagant
Firing Range 45
Sight Range 35
Primary Weapon Damage 10
Penetration 7 (near)
5 (far)
Max. Speed 3.6 m/s
Abilities (2)
Ability Incendiary Armor Piercing COH2 Ostheer
Incendiary Armor Piercing Rounds
  • Shortly increases damage and penetration to fight light armor.
  • Cost: 15CoH2 Munition Icon 15

Icons commander german sprint ability
  • Increases movement speed for a short period of time.
  • Requires Veteran 1
  • Cost: 10CoH2 Munition Icon 10

Capable of using armour piercing ammo, making it effective against lightly armoured vehicles. It also has a small firing arc.


Veterancy1 CoH2 Level 1 Veterancy:
  • Unlocks the 'Sprint' ability
Veterancy2 CoH2 Level 2 Veterancy:
  • +20% suppression.
  • +30% weapon rotation speed.
Veterancy3 CoH2 Level 3 Veterancy:
  • +30% accuracy.
  • +20% rate of fire.
  • +10% weapon rotation speed.