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3 edition of German 88-mm Antiaircraft Gun found in the catalog.

German 88-mm Antiaircraft Gun

by Dept W War Dept Washington 29 June 1943

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Published by Naval & Military Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Warfare & Defence,
  • Technology,
  • History - Military / War,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Military - General,
  • Military Science

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8931196M
    ISBN 101843427028
    ISBN 109781843427025

    Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Tm EA German Mm Antiaircraft Gun Material Technical Manual by War Department (, Paperback) at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products! The 88 mm gun (eighty-eight) was a German anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery gun from World War II. They were widely used by Germany throughout the war. It was one of the most recognizable and most feared German weapons of the war.

    Anti-aircraft guns are weapons designed to attack aircraft. Such weapons commonly have a high rate of fire and are able to fire shells designed to damage aircraft. They also are capable of firing at high angles, but are also usually able to hit ground targets as well in a direct fire role. TM EA: German mm Antiaircraft Gun Materiel Technical Manual, War Department, J [DISCLAIMER: The following text is taken from a WWII U.S. War Department Technical Manual.

    - Explore dfelscher50's board "88mm FLAK / AT Gun Towed & SP", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Wwii, World war two and German army pins. The German 88 MM anti-aircraft gun was designed and constructed in secret in the ten year period prior to the advent of Hitler, when the German army was subject to rigid personnel and material limitations. It is known that it was the plan of its designers to construct a dual purpose anti-aircraft and anti-tank weapon.


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German 88-mm Antiaircraft Gun by Dept W War Dept Washington 29 June 1943 Download PDF EPUB FB2

The German 88 mm guns became the most famous and feared artillery pieces of the Second World War. They appeared in a whole series of forms ranging from anti-aircraft to anti-tank and tank-guns, including several self-propelled platforms/5(2). German Mm Antiaircraft Gun Material [United States War Department] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original. Due to its age, it may contain imperfections such as marks.

German mm Antiaircraft Gun Materiel: War Department Technical Manual TM EA, 29 June Paperback – Aug Author: Ray Merriam. The mm gun was a German anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery gun from World War II.

It was used substantially by Germany throughout the war, and was one of the most recognized German weapons of the war. Development of the mm led to a wide variety of mm name applies to a series of guns, the first one officially called the /5(7).

• “The Heavy Flak Guns – German 88 mm, mm, mm, mm Guns ” by Werner Mȕller (). If you like photos of anti-aircraft artillery (or any artillery, for that matter) then you will probably love this book. There is also adequate text describing the development and deployment of the guns/5(6).

Development of the mm led to a wide variety of mm name applies to a series of guns, the first one officially called the F then the improved F and later the Flak Flak is a contraction of the German word Flugzeugabwehrkanone, meaning "aircraft-defense cannon", the original purpose of the eighty-eight.

It was so successful that every German division in was established with a number of these guns for defence against Allied aircraft.

Then, during the battle of Arras inGeneral Rommel used his anti-aircraft guns on tanks, and the rest is history. This official evaluation of the gun is complete in all the detail one could wish for. TM E A German mm Antiaircraft Gun Materiel "There is included as much technical information required for identification, use, and care of the German mm antiaircraft gun as can be ascertained from printed matter and the materiel on :   The Legendary 88 mm gun (eighty-eight) is a German anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery gun from World War II.

They were widely used throughout the. TM E A German 88 mm Antiaircraft Gun Materiel "There is included as much technical information required for identification, use, and care of the German mm antiaircraft gun as can be ascertained from printed matter and the materiel on hand.

Corrections and additions to this manual will be published as the information becomes available.". German mm Antiaircraft Gun, Paperback, ISBNISBNBrand New, Free shipping in the US. Here's the opening of Tank Fest Northwestthe firing of a pair of German 88mm, or Flak 37's. Very impressive. 1/8 German 88mm Antiaircraft Gun fires 44 magnum blank shells.

The cm Flak (F 36, 37 and 41) is famous or infamous for being a tank killer in World War 2. Yet, this weapon was by its designation an anti-aircraft gun. This raises the question: Why. The weapon was deployed on German tanks, as an antitank gun, an assault gun, and for antiaircraft purposes.

The gun was aptly described as “anti-everything” by one infantryman. The weapon even grudgingly made it into American comics during the war with cartoonist Bill Maudlin showing character G.I.

Willie angrily telling an officer, “I. TM EA German mm Antiaircraft Gun The mm gun was a German anti-aircraft and anti-tank artillery gun from World War II.

It was used substantially by Germany throughout the war, and was one of the most recognized German weapons of the war. Development of the mm led to a. This real German Army 88mm Gun was fired every hour at the D-Day Ohio World War 2 event in Conneaut Ohio on August They sold ear.

A German artillery crew relaxes next to their 88 mm gun. The famous flak gun became one of the most feared anti-tank weapons of the Second World War, serving everywhere from the sands of North Africa to the snowy wastelands of the Russian front.

Image courtesy the German. Technical Manual No. EA, German mm Antiaircraft Gun Material, 29 June a. This manual is published for the information and guidance of the using arms and services. The 88mm Gun: The Weapon Nazi Germany Used to Destroy Everything.

Originally designed as an antiaircraft weapon, it was equally terrifying as an antitank gun. Ammunition for the German mm antiaircraft gun is similar to U.S.

fixed mm rounds (fig. 70). However, the German mm rounds may be identified, as described in .The KwK 36 was derived from the cm FlaK 36 anti-aircraft gun by adapting/modifying it to the limited space available in tank turrets.

Parts of the KwK 36 were built to practically the same design as the cm and cm guns already used in German tanks. The breech ring was square in section and millimetres (13 in) on a of origin: Germany.Lineol 70mm German Flak 88'mm Anti-aircraft Gun W 6 Figs Used Oop $ Wwii German 20mm Flak Scope Z.f.

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