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More WWI era artillery for Armyjunk2
The AFV ASSOCIATION was formed in 1964 to support the thoughts and research of all those interested in Armored Fighting Vehicles and related topics, such as AFV drawings. The emphasis has always been on sharing information and communicating with other members of similar interests; e.g. German armor, Japanese AFVs, or whatever.
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Neil_Baumgardner
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PostPosted: Sat Dec 29, 2007 11:40 am
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From the AAF Tank Museum:

M1900 6-pounder field gun

M1904%2075mm%20field%20gun%20-%20purchased%20as%20scrap%20from%20a%20range M1905%203\"%20field%20gun%20-%20also%20purchased%20as%20scrap%20from%20a%20range M1916%2037mm%20field%20gun%20(one%20of%20two%20the%20museum%20has) British%20WWI%2018-pounder%20howitzer German%20FK16%207.7cm%20field%20gun

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PostPosted: Mon Dec 31, 2007 8:34 pm
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ArmyJunk mentioned on the WarBirds site that he's off to the Philippines for a while. I hope he brings back lots of photos!
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I did see him lurking on here briefly I believe...

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2008 9:55 am
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Also a couple of French 75 pics from the Saumur Carousel last summer



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PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2008 2:59 pm
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I'm still here and thanks for the photographs, I will leave Monday for the Philippines and Guam, looking for prewar navy tunnels in the Philippines and a tank...just wandering around on Guam.
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Oooh... There's also lots of coastal defense fortifications you could check out in the Philippines. And Fort Drum... Although I am told you have to watch out for pirates (literally) if you try to go to Fort Drum...

I hope you've checked out Pierre-Olivier's guides for Japanese tanks, I bet there's a few there too...

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PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2008 3:16 pm
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neil 5th trip out to corregidor, I could really clutter us up with pics from there. and thanks for the photos, they are great...


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PostPosted: Wed Jan 02, 2008 3:38 pm
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Oops, my mistake! I meant Trevor Larkum's Preserved Japanese Tanks pdf - which you can download from his Armour Archive site:
www.armourarchive.co.uk/pjt.htm - although I am somewhat surprised to find no Japanese tanks listed in the Philippines.

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we are going to see one south of manila...but i might see more if I'm lucky

this one we will see, and thanks again for the artillery pics

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- armyjunk2
I'm still here and thanks for the photographs, I will leave Monday for the Philippines and Guam, looking for prewar navy tunnels in the Philippines and a tank...just wandering around on Guam.


Have fun and take pictures. I'm interested in coast defence equipment and installations so hopefully you'll show us some of them when you get back

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Lesley Delsing sent me his Asia-Pacific file for CFE MBT-class vehicles, the following are listed for the Philippines:

BAGUIO CITY
Military Academy
M4A4 Sherman USA pre


LINGAYEN, PANGASINAN
Lingayen Gulf war Memorial
M24 Chaffee pre
M24 Chaffee pre

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PostPosted: Thu Jan 03, 2008 2:50 pm
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I've seen 12 AFV's in the Philippines so far and I will post some pics later if I remember.... I have a pretty complete thing done on the surviving Japanese tanks maybe Pierre can post it sometime in the future.

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PostPosted: Mon Jan 28, 2008 1:04 pm
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Taking this back to WWI artillery - here's a couple of German pieces from Tankland in LA...

FK16 7.7cm field gun

Geb%20K%2015%207.5cm%20mountain%20gun

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wow, thanks a lot for remembering me.........
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Some WWI era artillery from Sumter SC:

M1905 3" field gun at VFW Post 3034

M1897A4%2075mm%20field%20gun%20at%20American%20Legion%20Post%2015

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