British Artillery 1914-19: Heavy Artillery (New Vanguard)

British Artillery 1914-19: Heavy Artillery (New Vanguard)

Dale Clarke


international battle I is usually deemed to were 'a battle of artillery', and British heavy artillery performed an essential component in destroying the German trenches and supplying precious disguise for advancing troops at the Western entrance. This booklet information the large weapons of the Royal Garrison Artillery, together with the 6-in. siege gun and howitzer, the 8-in. howitzer, the 12-in. railway and siege howitzer and the notorious 9.2-in breech-loading siege howitzer. Camouflage and enemy battery destinations and shipping are coated, in addition to strategies used and the way the weapons have been built and manned.

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