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UNIQUE ID 226: KARL GERÄT SELF-PROPELLED MORTAR

Kubinka NIIBT Research Collection - Foreign Vehicles, Kubinka, Russia

(Location: Hall 6: German Vehicles)


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Unique ID: 226
Added to Database: July 2008
Last Edited: April 2010
Type (ID): Karl Gerät (250)
Model (ID): Karl Gerät (460)
Location Category (ID): Kubinka NIIBT Research Collection - Foreign Vehicles (2130)
Location (ID): Hall 6: German Vehicles (2135)
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Location History:
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1: Rheinmetall-Borsig AG, Dusseldorf, Germany (Sole manufacturer 1940-41)
2: Warsaw, Poland (Action)
3: Jüterbog, Germany (Captured)
4: Kubinka NIIBT Research Collection - Foreign Vehicles, Kubinka, Moscow Oblast, Russia (Current location)


This is the only surviving example of the Karl Gerät. It is a combination of two vehicles captured by the Russians (source: R. Fleming). Its chassis is of the second design, with eleven roadwheels per side, and it mounts the shorter 60cm mortar.

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The Karl Mortar at Kubinka
1: The Karl Mortar at Kubinka

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Photo ID: 192
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Side view
2: Side view

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Detail view
3: Detail view

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