Left view of 15cm K18

Left view of 15cm K18

This view of the 15cm Kannon 18 from the left gives us a clear view of the general layout of the weapon, with the recuperator on top of the barrel and two equilibrators mounted vertically by the side of the barrel.

German Heavy Artillery Guns 1933-1945, Alexander Lüdeke. Despite the title actually covers light, medium and heavy artillery as well as mortars and anti-tank guns (excludes railway guns, flak and rocket launchers). Each gets a useful write-up, supported by stats and at least one photo. Covers German-built guns and the many types captured and used by the Wehrmacht. [read full review]
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How to cite this article: Rickard, J (26 May 2018), Left view of 15cm K18 , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_15cm_K18_left.html

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