M2 105mm Howitzer

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The M2 105mm Stationary Howitzer is United States' primary towed artillery piece.

Combat Performance


The US105mm is an older but still effective 105mm artillery design. It is slightly higher ranged than the LeFH 18 with comparable firepower; longer-ranged and more powerful than the British 25-pounder; and has roughly equal range but less power than the Soviet M-30. Like all towed guns it is built in its towed form, and must be transported and deployed near logistics sources for effective use.