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A M198 155mm Towed Howitzer from Bravo Battery, 1ST Battalion, 12th Marines, 3rd Marine Regiment from Marine Corp Base Hawaii is ready for the start of the combined arms live fire exercise. The M198 is constructed of aluminum and steel, and is air transportable by CH-53E helicopter and C-130 or larger fixed-wing aircraft. Maximum effective range with conventional ammunition is 22,400 meters (13.92 miles) and with a rocket-assisted projectile, 30,000 meters (18.64 miles)

A M198 155mm Towed Howitzer from Bravo Battery, 1ST Battalion, 12th Marines, 3rd Marine Regiment from Marine Corp Base Hawaii is ready for the start of the combined arms live fire exercise. The M198 is constructed of aluminum and steel, and is air transportable by CH-53E helicopter and C-130 or larger fixed-wing aircraft. Maximum effective range with conventional ammunition is 22,400 meters (13.92 miles) and with a rocket-assisted projectile, 30,000 meters (18.64 miles)

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Summary

The original finding aid described this photograph as:

Base: Mcb, Hawaii

State: Hawaii (HI)

Country: United States Of America (USA)

Scene Camera Operator: LCPL Dustin W. Senger, Usmc

Release Status: Released to Public
Combined Military Service Digital Photographic Files

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Date

30/04/1999
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Source

The U.S. National Archives
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