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United States' 75 mm Howitzer M1A1

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75 mm Howitzer with a 37 mm gun mounted for practice with the 19th and 21st Field Artillery, June 20, 1943:
United States' 75 mm Howitzer with a 37 mm gun mounted for practice with the 19th and 21st Field Artillery, June 20, 1943
Signal Corps Photo by Sgt. Altman

Specifications

  75 mm Howitzer M1A11
Caliber  
Length of gun  
Length of bore  
Rifling  
Length of rifling  
Weight traveling  
Weight in action 2,160 lb1
980.6 kg1
Elevation  
Traverse  
Muzzle Velocity  
Range of shell 9,760 yards1
8,930 m1
Shell weight 14.6 lb1
6.63 kg1
Armor penetration  
Breech mechanism  

Sources:

  1. US Army Handbook 1939-1945, George Forty, 1995
20th Century American Military History Crucial Site