Artillery pieces in the Aleutian Islands

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  1. Soldier

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    Pictures of the Artillery/ AA guns on Amchitka

    aleutians 003.jpg scan0003.jpg scan0016.jpg scan028.jpg scan0029.jpg scan032.jpg scan0030.jpg scan033.jpg scan0035.jpg Vern Aleutians1 040.jpg
     
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    Very cool!

    What kind of gun is in the 6th pic?
     
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    I believe it is another angle of the 105mm like the first pic
     
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    It is a 155mm. I miscounted, I thought vikingberserker was talking about the one below it.
    Photo 1. 105 mm Howitzer
    Photo 2. 105mm Howitzer
    Photo 3. Artillery Binoculars
    Photo 4. My Grandfather's 105 mm Howitzer named "Big Noise"
    Photo 5. Target Range Finder
    Photo 6. M1918- 155 howitzer
    Photo 7. 105mm howitzer
    Photo 8. 37mm AA gun
    Photo 9. 105mm Howitzer
    Photo 10. 37mm AA gun top view.
     
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    very cool guys. thanks for posting
     
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