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What battles were howitzer's used in?


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February 12, 2008 12:34PM

The howitzer in modern terms, begins with the Model 1897 French 75 and its unique hydraulic recoil mechanism. This weapon provided a quantum leap in battlefied artillery systems with greatly enhanced accuracy and rapid fire capability and has been in use by all the world's armies since WWI.