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Special Order Range Updated:
More Big Guns
We've updated the Special Order range to now include the French 155mm C mle 1917 S with optional 105mm L mle 1913 S gun option, the German 8.8cm PaK43 on the Cruciform Mount and the 12cm sGW43 mortar.
155mm C mle 1917 S Howitzer (FRO507)
includes one 155mm C mle 1917 S howitzer with 105mm L mle 1913 S gun option, two spoked wheels, two solid rubber wheels & one Large base.
French divisions usually mixed a light artillery regiment with the 75mm mle 1897 with a smaller regiment of heavier 105mm or 155mm howitzers.
Right: The 155mm C mle 1917 howitzer.
a. 1x Gun shield.
b. 1x Gun mount.
c. 1x Long gun base leg.
d. 2x Short gun base leg.
e. 1x Gun shield extension.
12cm sGW43 Mortar (GSO521)
includes one 12cm sGW43 mortar, one transport axle & one Large Base.
During Operation Barbarossa in 1941 the Germans encountered the large Soviet 120-PM-38 12cm mortars. So impressed by this weapon that they immediately set about making their own version.
Check out the 12cm sGW43 mortar in the online store here...