Japanese 75mm Field Gun

Japanese 75mm Field Gun (HMJXB)

Location: Beaufort, SC 29902 Beaufort County
Country: United States of America

N 32° 20.874', W 80° 40.642'

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Model 95 (1935)

Designated for use with the Japanese Cavalry, the Model 95 Field Gun is a horse-drawn gun with split trails, hydropneumatic recoil mechanism and horizontal sliding wedge type breech mechanism. The 75mm gun weighs 2440 pounds and fires a fourteen pound projectile at a maximum range of 12,000 yards.
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HM NumberHMJXB
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Placed ByU.S. Marine Recruit Depot Parris Island
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Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 6:19am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)17S E 530358 N 3579044
Decimal Degrees32.34790000, -80.67736667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 32° 20.874', W 80° 40.642'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds32° 20' 52.44" N, 80° 40' 38.52" W
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Area Code(s)803, 843
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 377-389 Panama St, Beaufort SC 29902, US
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