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Old 09 Feb 09, 18:19
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perhaps a 40cm of some type? ww1 vintage?
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It was used in the defense of the Kotou Fortress
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Clue

J*p****e

Ex***m*****l 41cm H******r

with a range of 20Km

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Great Clue Dibble, its just fill in the blanks now
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I believe that is the Japanese 40cm howitzer emplaced in the Hutou Fortress in Manchuria as part of the 4th Border Guard Unit.
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Japanese

Experimental 41cm Howitzer

with a range of 20 Km

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You got it guys
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I was close!
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Defends a Iowa cornfield from Canadian invasion?
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Given the flimsy shield and crude loading arrangements it has to be British.
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Yes, terrible isn't it ? We cobble together weapons systems on the spur of the moment whose only redeeming feature is that they work.

(7.2 in gun, Beaufighter.....)
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You can do that with booze.
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Here's a hint it is british' it's one of a pair, it's named after afamous person.
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Either Winnie or Pooh ,British coastal artillery?
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