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United States' 155 mm Howitzer M1 and M1A1

 

  155 mm Howitzer M11,2 and M1A11
Caliber 6.1"2
Length of gun 10' 2"2
Length of bore  
Rifling  
Length of rifling  
Weight traveling  
Weight in action 11,966 lb1,2
5,432 kg1
Elevation 63°2
Traverse 49°2
Muzzle Velocity 1,850'/sec2
Range of shell 16,000 yards1, 16,355 yards2
14,640 m1
Shell weight 95 lb1
43.1 kg1
Armor penetration  
Breech mechanism  

Sources:

  1. US Army Handbook 1939-1945, George Forty, 1995
  2. Allied Artillery of World War Two, Ian V. Hogg, 1998
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site