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Dit is BERTA! TUM TUM TUUUUMM. Dit is was in de tweede wereld oorlog het grootste kanon van de wereld. Ze moesten er speciaal twee railsen voor aanleggen. Er was 48 keer mee geschoten en toen was zij stuk en is ze nooit meer gebruikt. De schietlengte is 51 KM

World's Largest Gun

Gustaf German World War 2 Railway Gun. Gustav Gun (know as the Schwerer Gustav gun), was the longest and largest gun in Germany.

"Gustav Gun" built in Essen, Germany in 1941. The strategic weapon of its day, the Gustav Gun was built at the direct order of Adolf Hitler for the express purpose of crushing Maginot Line forts protecting the French frontier. To accomplish this, Krupp designed a giant railway gun weighing 1344 tons with a bore diameter of 800 mm (31.5") and served by a 500 man crew commanded by a major-general.

Railway Gun Leopold This gun was captured in Italy after it, and a second gun ("Robert"), had been firing on the Anzio beach head. The Germans built 25 units by the end of WWII.

Railway gun

Originally built to arm the Japanese Battleship Yamashiro they were never delivered and were converted into Rail Artillery near the close of WWI in

K.5 Railway gun "Leopold". This gun was captured in Italy had been firing on the Anzio beach head. The Germans built 25 units by the end of the war.

Railway Gun Leopold This gun was captured in Italy after it, and a second gun ("Robert"), had been firing on the Anzio beach head.

800mm Schwerer Gustav Railway Gun

The Schwerer Gustav, one of two railway seige guns used by Nazi Germany during World

Shells from the Gustav WWII's biggest gun!

The shells of the German Gustav Railway Gun were massive, 800 mm caliber. The gun was the largest caliber rifled weapon ever used in combat This behemoth stood 20 feet wide and 140 feet long. And required a 500 man crew. It could fire 14 r

The Boche-buster 18 inches (457mm) railway gun 1942, boche is french slang for german.

The Boche-buster 18 inches railway gun boche is french slang for…

24 cm Railway Gun "Theodor Bruno" | by GLORY. The largest archive of german WWII images

Theodor Bruno / Theodor Bruno This heavy railway gun was used during in the Battle of France and on coast-defense duties in Occupied France for the remainder of the war. Six were built during the thirties, using fifty-year-old ex-naval guns.

Monster Krupp K5 280mm railway gun captured by the Allies in Citavecchia, Italy. The class included two guns, which the Germans named Leopold (pictured) and Robert. Both were used to shell the Allied bridgehead at Anzio, June 1944.

Krupp railway gun captured by the Allies in Citavecchia, Italy. The class included two guns, named 'LEOPOLD' and 'ROBERT'. Both were used to shell the Allied bridgehead at Anzio, June

The massive Schwerer Gustav 80cm railway gun.

These Are the Most Bizarre Deadly Weapons in Human History

Schwerer Gustav and Dora, largest caliber rifled guns ever, firing 7 ton shells, German

campaign in the west (battle of France) 10.05.-: German soldier guarding a captured french railway gun June 1940 No further information.- undated- Photographer: Weltbild- Published by: 'Deutsche Allgemeine Zeitung' (DAZ) Vintage property of ullstein bild - pin by Paolo Marzioli

campaign in the west (battle of France) 10.05.-: German soldier guarding a captured french railway gun June 1940 No further information.- undated- Photographer: Weltbild- Published by: 'Deutsche Allgemeine Zeitung' (DAZ) Vintage property of ullstein bild - pin by Paolo Marzioli

102 best Wehrmacht/SS Rail Gun... images on Pinterest | Railway gun, Canon and Big guns

102 best Wehrmacht/SS Rail Gun... images on Pinterest | Railway gun, Canon and Big guns

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