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UNIQUE ID 2374: M108 SELF-PROPELLED HOWITZER

Military Museum of Southern New England, Danbury, USA

(Location: External Display Area)


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Unique ID: 2374
Added to Database: 22 August 2012
Last Edited: 21 February 2014
Type (ID): M108 (1960)
Model (ID): M108 (1963)
Location Category (ID): Military Museum of Southern New England (56000)
Location (ID): External Display Area (56002)
Serial Number: 143: “143” stamped into rear left hull below towing lug.
Registration: 12U802: “U S ARMY 12U802” painted on hull sides and turret rear.
Name:
Other Identification: “ANTI-FREEZE 81-82”, “79 ?”, “M11-1-0”, “77”, or similar, and other markings painted on nose.
Collection Reference: Exhibit 14. “EXHIBIT #14” painted on sign on turret rear.
Links: Maloney Gallery
References:
Associated Tanks:

Location History:
(see map)

1: Cleveland Tank Plant, Brook Park, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, USA (Sole manufacturer October 1962-1963)
2: Military Museum of Southern New England, Danbury, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA (Current location)


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This M108 is displayed with its rear doors open so the interior can be seen.


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August 2008

Front left view
1: Front left view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8553
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1010922...
Views: 64
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Front right view
2: Front right view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8554
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1010923...
Views: 49
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Upper front left view
3: Upper front left view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8555
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020180...
Views: 48
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Rear left view
4: Rear left view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8556
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020030...
Views: 41
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Rear right view
5: Rear right view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8557
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020025...
Views: 42
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Front right view
6: Front right view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8558
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020216...
Views: 40
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Interior view
7: Interior view

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8559
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020026...
Views: 45
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Turret interior
8: Turret interior

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8560
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020027...
Views: 46
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Close-up of serial number
9: Close-up of serial number

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8561
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020029...
Views: 39
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Gun mount
10: Gun mount

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8562
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020022...
Views: 40
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Nose markings
11: Nose markings

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8563
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020023...
Views: 40
Select/Has Priority: 21/0
    



Stamped markings
12: Stamped markings

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8564
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020024...
Views: 42
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Rear suspension mount
13: Rear suspension mount

Taken: 16 August 2008
Contributor: T. Larkum
Photo ID: 8565
Added: 25 August 2012
Filename: P1020028...
Views: 43
Select/Has Priority: 21/0