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  75mm Field Gun Type 38 / Improved Type 38 (1905) Serial Number 1619  
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Justin Taylan
2006

Wartime History
Built at the Osaka Arsenal in Osaka. This gun was likely built as a Type 38 then modified into the "Improved Type 38" version with a hollow box trail and equilibrators added. Delivered to the Imperial Japanese Army (IJA) as 75mm Field Gun Type 38 (1905) Serial Number 1619.

Wartime History
Transported to Luzon. During 1945, captured by the U. S. Army.

Display
Displayed outdoors at Villa Escudero.

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Last Updated
January 9, 2018

 

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75mm
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