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This weapon has a true Battle of Normandy provenance. It was painted in the standard "Dunkel Gelb" ordark and finish and supplied in 1942 to a Luftwaffe anti-aircraft division where it found its way to Normandy in early 1943. By June 44, it was positioned...read more

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Schwerer Gustav was the name of a German 800mm railway gun. It was the largest-calibre rifled weapon ever used in combat, the heaviest mobile artillery piece ever built in terms of overall weight, and fired the heaviest shells of any artillery piece. 

Gustav was employed in the Soviet...read more

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The German L/28 Heuschrecke 10 or Grasshopper 10 was a prototype self-propelled 105 mm field howitzer on a tracked weapons...read more

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On this video, World of Guns's purpose is only to be a guide for the wiki and show the process, not fastest times. The simplest way I could think of to show it and be uniform on all guns was to use hints. 

World of Guns: Gun Disassembly lets you delve into the inner workings of guns from...read more

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Footage of the ex-Wehrmacht leFH 18 in Syria, shelling of the Shia town of Al-Fu'ah, Aug 30, 2015. The 10.5 cm leFH 18 was the standard divisional field howitzer used by the Wehrmacht during the Second World War.read more

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Maybe, the world's largest coastal guns are located outside of Harstad, 120 km north of Narvik. On the hillside to the North of Harstad, on Trondenes (still a Norwegian Military base), the Germans placed 4 giant canons which had a calibre of 40,6 cm!

The Germans placed 7 (4 in Trondenes...read more

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The vehicle being offered, QF 25-pdr SP Sexton Mk. 2, was built by Montreal Locomotive Works. It is an older, but very nice restoration. It was part of the Littlefield Collection, and 12 July 2014, was sold for US $155,250 on Auctions America. On 4 April 2016, bid is...read more

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The 10.5 cm leFH 18 howitzer was a good weapon that served the Wehrmacht well. It was the backbone of the German artillery, and was used throughout the conflict on almost every theatre. It maybe thought of as the plain Jane of the German gun arsenal when compared to...read more

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The “88” was designed by Krupp engineers in Sweden in cooperation with Swedish Bofors. In the Spanish Civil War (1936-39), the German Condor Legion deployed a mobile flak detachment with 88s, which proved accurate and versatile in combat. The...read more

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The howitzer motor carriage M7 Priest was an important self-propelled artillery piece in the U.S. arsenal. It was based on the M3 chassis and carried a 105mm howitzer and a crew of seven. It was nicknamed the Priest by the British because of its distinctive machine gun pulpit.

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