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8inch Howitzer M1 WW2

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8-inch Gun M1

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8-inch Gun M1
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8-inch Gun at the U.S. Army Field Artillery Museum, Fort SillOK
Type Heavy gun
Place of origin United States
Service history
Used by United States
United Kingdom
Wars World War II
Production history
Designed 1939–1942
Produced 1942–1945
Specifications
Mass Combat: 69,300 lb (31,400 kg)
Barrel length 33 ft 4 in (10.16 m) L/50

Shell separate-loading, bagged charge
Caliber 203 mm (8.0 in)
Breech Interrupted screw
Recoil Hydro-pneumatic
Carriage Split trail
Elevation +10° to +50°
Traverse 30° (initially), post-war 40°
Muzzle velocity 2,840 ft/s (870 m/s)
Effective firing range 12.5 mi (20.1 km) (minimum)
Maximum firing range 20.24 mi (32.57 km)

The 8-inch Gun M1 was a 203 mm towed heavy gun developed in the United States. At 32,584 m (35,635 yd), it had the longest range of any US Army field artillery weapon in World War II. It was also used in small numbers by the British Army.

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