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15 cm Kanone Eisenbahnlafette

Railway Artillery

15 cm Kanone Eisenbahnlafette

Service Data:

In Service: 1937 to 1945

Production Data:

Manufacturer: Krupp
Number built: 18

Technical Data:

Type: Kanone Eisenbahnlafette

Calibre: 149.3 mm
Length: 5.960 m
Weight: 74,000 kg
Breech: vertical sliding block, percussion fired
Carriage: 2 × 3 axle bogies
Elevation: +10° to +45°
Traverse: 360
Rate of fire: rounds per minute
Muzzle velocity: 805 m/s
Effective range: 22,500 m
Shell Weight: 43.00 kg
Used by: Heer

Other: Raiway Artillery


The 15 cm K (E) (15 cm Kanone Eisenbahnlafette)


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Heer Comments


German Artillery in World War II. 1939-1945.
ISBN-10: 0887407625

German Artillery of World War Two.
ISBN-10: 1853672610

German infantry weapons of World War II.
ISBN-10: 0882543725

German Small Arms of World War II.
ISBN-10: 0896730239

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