Canon de 75 M(montagne) modele 1928

The Canon de 75 M(montagne) modèle 1928 (75 mm mle.28) was a French mountain gun. The guns were also sold to Poland. After 1940, these weapons were used by the Germans as 7.5 cm GebK 283(f). The French used this weapon to equip the artillery batteries of the 4th Moroccan Mountain Division during 1944 and 1945.

Canon de 75 M(montagne) modele 1928
Class Vehicle
Type Towed Artillery
Manufacturer Schneider-Creusot
Origin France
Country Name Origin Year
France 1928
Country Name Operational Year Retirement Year
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ManufacturerName Production From Production To Quantity
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Type mountain gun
Place of origin France
Service history
Used by France
Nazi Germany
Wars World War II
Production history
Designer Schneider
Manufacturer Schneider et Cie
Produced 1928
Weight 660 kg (1,455 lbs)
Shell 7.25 kg (16 lbs)
Caliber 75 mm (2.95 in)
Carriage box trail
Elevation -10° to +40°
Traverse 10°
Muzzle velocity 375 m/s (1,230 ft/s)
Effective firing range 9 km (5.5 mi)

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