Mammoth 274-mm railroad gun Captured in the U.S. Seventh Army advance near Rentwertshausen easily holds these 22 men lined up on the barrel.  Although of an 1887 French design, the gun packs a powerful wallop.  April 10, 1945.  T5c. Pat. W. Kohl. (Army)<br />
NARA FILE #:  111-SC-203308<br />
WAR & CONFLICT BOOK #:  1098
HD-SN-99-02757
Mammoth 274-mm railroad gun Captured in the U.S. Seventh Army advance near Rentwertshausen easily holds these 22 men lined up on the barrel. Although of an 1887 French design, the gun packs a powerful wallop. April 10, 1945. T5c. Pat. W. Kohl. (Army)
NARA FILE #: 111-SC-203308
WAR & CONFLICT BOOK #: 1098

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Source: Via Agence Quebec Presse
Date: 10 Apr 1945
Location: NEAR RENTWERTSHAUSEN
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