Swiss artillery in WW2

Discussions on the Allies and the Neutral States in general and the countries that does not have sections of their own.
Sturm78
Member
Posts: 14409
Joined: 02 Oct 2008 17:18
Location: Spain

Re: Swiss artillery in WW2

Post by Sturm78 » 03 Jun 2019 21:13

ludvig wrote
Halo Sturm 78 ,
Somwhat late , but
# 22 12 Jun 2016 10,5 cm Haubitze 42 L 22 notice the curved Abweiser

# 23 15 Jun 2016 15 cm Haubitze 42 L 28 always with a muzzelbrake

# 27 09 Feb 2017 10,5 cm Haibitze 1942 L 22 received pheumatic tyres late 1950 s
Hi ludvig,....Well, It's best late than never... :)
Thanks for your answers... :wink:
Do you have any wartime image of the 10,5cm Haubitze 42 L22 with the old wheels ?

Regards
Sturm78

Sturm78
Member
Posts: 14409
Joined: 02 Oct 2008 17:18
Location: Spain

Re: Swiss artillery in WW2

Post by Sturm78 » 09 Jun 2019 10:21

Hi all,

Two images of 10.5cm Bofors Kan 35 Swiss guns. See the different muzzle brakes. Any idea about this ? :?

Sturm78
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

vrog
Member
Posts: 27
Joined: 18 Aug 2017 12:28
Location: Czech

Re: Swiss artillery in WW2

Post by vrog » 13 Jun 2019 17:50

Might original bofors and swiss licence made one? Look at barrel fittings to laffete. upper pic have smooth and 3 chambers muzzle breaks, down one have a rivered fits and 2 chamber...

Sturm78
Member
Posts: 14409
Joined: 02 Oct 2008 17:18
Location: Spain

Re: Swiss artillery in WW2

Post by Sturm78 » 30 Jun 2019 16:37

wrote
Might original bofors and swiss licence made one? Look at barrel fittings to laffete. upper pic have smooth and 3 chambers muzzle breaks, down one have a rivered fits and 2 chamber...
Ummhhhh.....Well, it is a possibility...
Do you know how many 10.5cm Bofors guns were bought from Sweden and how many were manufactured in Switzerland ? Dates ?

Regards
Sturm78

Sturm78
Member
Posts: 14409
Joined: 02 Oct 2008 17:18
Location: Spain

Re: Swiss artillery in WW2

Post by Sturm78 » 23 Jul 2019 07:15

Hi all,

Another image of an 10.5cm Bofors Kan 35 Swiss gun

Image from Ebay
Sturm78
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

Sturm78
Member
Posts: 14409
Joined: 02 Oct 2008 17:18
Location: Spain

Re: Swiss artillery in WW2

Post by Sturm78 » 27 Jul 2019 16:46

Hi all,

According to photo caption an Swiss 15cm Hb16.
Is this a fortress version of the 15cm sFH13 field howitzer ? :?

Sturm78
You do not have the required permissions to view the files attached to this post.

Return to “The Allies and the Neutral States in general”