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Instruments of Science & Technology / AN ENIGMA ROTOR BOX WITH TWO ROTORS, GERMAN, DATED 1936,
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Each Enigma rotor box holds two rotors, while the other three were in use within the actual Enigma machine. The Enigma system was used by a broad range of German forces including the Wehrmacht, Luftwaffe, navy, the SS and Abwehr. Although Enigma was used mostly in during the Second World War, it was first utilised by the German military in 1929.