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WW1 WEAPONS WALL
Nearly 400 weapons of World War 1 organized by categories of weapon type.

World War 1 weapon categories
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Picture of the Soviet 203mm B-4 self-proplled howitzer
Thanks to its tractor roots, the 203mm B-4 howitzer held an inherent self-propelled function
The Soviet Army of World War 2 showcased a variety of large-caliber, heavy field guns... More >>>
Picture of the Soviet 8-inch M1/M115 howitzer gun
The 8" M1 Howitzer was part of a new generation of guns for the American Army in WW2
As with World War 1 decades before, World War 2 itself was a war of big guns and the... More >>>
Picture of the Soviet ZiS-2 57mm anti-tank gun
The Red Army joined others in adopting a 57mm anti-tank gun in World War 2 - the ZiS-2
Like other global military armies of World War 2, the Soviet Army eventually adopted... More >>>
Picture of the Turkish UTAS UTS-15 twin-tube pump-action shotgun
The Turkish UTS-15 follows the current tactical shotgun trend towards twin-tube magazines
The new trend in tactical shotguns today is the "double-tube" form which drastically expands... More >>>
Picture of the Liore-et-Olivier LeO 45 medium bomber
The Liore-et-Olivier LeO 45 bomber operated valiantly during the defense of France in WW2
The French Air Force fielded a variety of capable aircraft prior to World War 2 and its ability... More >>>
Picture of the South African Army Denel Olifant Main Battle Tank
Another foreign evolution of the stellar British Centurion became the South African Olifant MBT
The South African "Olifant" became a further evolution of the original British Cold... More >>>
Picture of the French Arsenal VG-33 fighter
If not for the German invasion, this forgotten French fighter could have been something special
In the grand scope of World War 2 fighter aircraft there is a little-remembered French... More >>>
Picture of the MG15 Machine Gun
Beginning as an aerial machine gun, the MG15 ended her days as a ground support weapon
The MG 15 machine gun served the German Luftwaffe (Air Force) heading into, and during... More >>>
Picture of the CSS Missouri ironclad warship
Compared to her American Civil War contemporaries, CSS Missouri managed a limited career
Ironclad warships proved a critical component for both warring sides making up the American... More >>>
Picture of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 Sonia dive bomber aircraft of Japan
The kamikaze role eventually greeted remaining stocks of the Mitsubishi Ki-51 light bomber
Mitsubishi lent its considerable development and production talents to more than just... More >>>
Picture of the Bell XP-77 wooden fighter prototype
Before the Tucker Sedan of 1948 was this little unknown WW2 interceptor for the U.S. Army
Prior to World War 2 (1939-1944), American airpower authorities began to seriously... More >>>