K5 (E) railway gun, date unknown

Caption   K5 (E) railway gun, date unknown ww2dbase
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28 cm K5 (E)   Main article  Photos  
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 15 Feb 2008



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1. Commenter identity confirmed BILL says:
22 Feb 2009 02:21:14 PM

Info I have on above photo: This weapon is identified as the 8.3in (21cm) K 12(E) rail cannon. Built in March 1939, the second model 4.7in (12cm) K 12(N) was built in July 1940. In the entire Second World War, the 701st. Artillery Battery deployed these weapons, and fired 83 rounds!

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