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Ordnance QF 3.7-Inch AA


Anti-Aircraft Artillery (1937)


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The Ordnance QF 3.7-inch gun system served as the principle anti-aircraft gun of British and Commonwealth forces during World War 2.



Authored By: Staff Writer | Last Edited: 05/02/2017 | Content ©www.MilitaryFactory.com

Specifications



Service Year
1937

Origin
United Kingdom national flag graphic
United Kingdom

Crew
7
CREWMEN
Production
10,000
UNITS


Vickers - UK
National flag of Australia National flag of Belgium National flag of Canada National flag of Cyprus National flag of India National flag of Ireland National flag of Israel National flag of New Zealand National flag of South Africa National flag of the United Kingdom National flag of Yugoslavia Australia; Belgium; Canada; India; Cyprus; Ireland; Israel; Malta; Nepal; New Zealand; Sealand; South Africa; United Kingdom; Yugoslavia
(OPERATORS list includes past, present, and future operators when applicable)


Length
16.3 ft
4.96 m
Weight
20,547 lb
9,320 kg
Tonnage
10.3 tons
LIGHT
(Showcased structural values pertain to the base Ordnance QF 3.7-Inch AA production variant. Length typically includes main gun in forward position if applicable to the design)
Powerplant: None. This is a towed artillery piece.
Range
5.6 mi
(9.0 km)
(Showcased performance specifications pertain to the base Ordnance QF 3.7-Inch AA production variant. Compare this entry against any other in our database)
1 x 94mm (3.7") main gun


Supported Types


Graphical image of a tank cannon armament


(Not all weapon types may be represented in the showcase above)
Dependent upon ammunition stocks.


QF 3.7" AA - Base Series Designation
Mk I
Mk II
Mk III
Mk IV
Mk V
Mk VI


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