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Model 1841 8-inch Siege Mortar


Stationary Indirect-Fire Heavy Weapon


Armor / Land Systems

Siege mortars like the U.S. Model 1831 8-inch proved commonplace throughout the American Civil War.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 8/26/2016 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com
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Specifications



Year:
1841
Crew
6
Manufacturing
State Arsenals - USA
Production
3,000 Units
National flag of United States United States
- Fire Support / Assault / Breaching
Length:
1.36 ft (0.414 m)
Weight:
0 tons (160 kg; 353 lb)
(Showcased structural values pertain to the Model 1841 8-inch Siege Mortar production model)
None. This is a fixed defensive/offensive artillery piece.
(Showcased powerplant information pertains to the Model 1841 8-inch Siege Mortar production model)
Maximum Range:
1 miles (1 km)
(Showcased performance values pertain to the Model 1841 8-inch Siege Mortar production model; Compare this entry against any other in our database)
1 x 203mm (8"; 20.3cm) gun tube

Ammunition:
Dependent upon ammunition carrier.
(Showcased armament details pertain to the Model 1841 8-inch Siege Mortar production model)
Model 1841 - Base Series Designation

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