Kuvaus:In detail, the howitzer is loaded and fired, probably in the Péronne area. The guncrew uncovers the camouflage sheet from the howitzer. Then a posed group of the gunners, showing their cap badges clearly. Finally the gun is fired, cleaned out, reloaded and fired again six times.
6-inch 26cwt howitzer of the South African Brigade in action, Western Front, probably 1918.
Avainsanat:EFG1914 / World War I / British Army, Div 9 / South African Army, South African Bde, Field Artillery / weapons, British - gun: 6-inch 26cwt howitzer & [South African] & [+] / combat, South African - artillery bombardment: [+] / 01/3(4-15) / Péronne, Somme, France