Asked in Battle of Stalingrad
How many machines were involved in the Battle of Stalingrad?
Here is the list of Machinery involved during the Battle of Staqlingrad: AXIS: 10,250 artillery pieces 2000 tanks 1500 Aircraft SOVIETS: 5,000 tanks 16,000 artillery pieces 3,000 combat aircraft ...
What types of artillery were used during the Battle of the Bulge?
Yes. Field Artillery were used at long range and smaller artillery pieces were used for close range by the infantry. ...
Asked in Military Equipment
When positioning the salutary battery how are the muzzles of the artillery pieces positioned at the ceremony site reviewing the stand present?
The position when the salutary battery and how the muzzles of the artillery pieces positioned at the ceremony site reviewing the stand present is downward and away. ...
Asked in Military Equipment
When positioning the salutary battery how are the muzzles of the artillery pieces at the ceremony site?
The pieces are positioned downwind of the parade ground, muzzles away from the reviewing stand. ...
Asked in US Civil War, Military Equipment
What were artillery used during the civil war made of?
Iron, brass, and bronze, mainly. There may have been some steel in the artillery pieces, too. The carriage of the piece was made of tough wood. ...
Asked in World War 2, Military Equipment
How many artillery shells were fired in World War 2?
Over 9,000 That answer is, of course, correct - there were more than 9,000 artillery shells fired during WWII - way, way, way over. Artillery came in a wide range of sizes. There were bombardments that lasted for days and longer. According to the BBC, the Russians used 40,000 artillery pieces in the battle for Berlin alone. I suspect the true answer is in the hundreds of billions, if not higher. ...
Which army won the battle at Monterrey Nuevo Leon?
The US, however the Mexican Army was allowed to withdraw under arms including an artillery battery. They did leave 25 pieces of heavy artillery behind, ...
Asked in Battle of Gettysburg
How many cannons were used at the Battle of Gettysburg?
The Confederate Artillery under the command of Col Alexander numbered some 150 pieces, mostly 12 pound Napoleon smoothbores and a lesser amount of 3 inch parrot rifled cannon. The Union Artillery, under the command of General Hunt, numbered some 230 pieces more or less with most being the 3 inch rifles. ...
What was the amount of artillery that General Meade had his disposal at the US Civil Battle of Gettysburg?
Most historians have come to the conclusion that artillery did not rank high on the list of military tools available to winning a battle. Artillery, however, would seem to be a powerful weapon to use to win a battle.At the Battle of Gettysburg, commanding General Meade had an ample amount of artillery batteries. His 372 pieces of artillery was supported by 8,000 men. ...