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forttravel wrote:And emplacement of such gun described by Japanese Army (after capture in China?).
This drawing is 6-inch=15 cm gun.
Here similar emplacement for 4.7-inch=12 cm gun.
What about this preserved example, is it 15 or 12 cm gun (Kiangnan made?).
And gun on emplacement (without shield), 12 cm?
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forttravel wrote:One more picure I think it is again Lion battery (Shi paotai) in Nanjing and current picture of preserved emplacement.
The preserved emplacement is not Lion Hill, but Qingliang Hill (Qingliang Shan). The emplacements on Lion Hill have all been destroyed with only underground structures survive. The only surviving gun emplacements in Nanjing is this one on Qingliang Hill and two (with another one or two partially destroyed) on Tiger Hill (Laohu Shan).
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