Notes on German Artillery Material.
I. Divisional Artillery
issued by Second Section, General Staff,
American Expeditionary Forces June 1, 1918

edited by Duane Borchers, Sr.

BK-047 $30.00 (Foreign: $60.00)(8 1/2" x 11" soft cover book, 68 pages)

Table of Contents
                                                                           page
Preface,                                                                                   vii
7.7 cm. Field Gun Model 1896 n/A
, General Data,                1
the Gun,                                                                                     6
the Carriage,                                                                             14
the Sight,                                                                                  16
Vehicles,                                                                                   16
Projectiles,                                                                                16
Fuzes,                                                                                        17
Cartridge Cases and Propellants,                                               17
Range Table for 7.7 cm. Field gun, 96 n/A,                              19
Extracts from Range Table for 7.7 cm. Field Gun,
     96 n/A with reduced charges,                                               20
Range Table for 96 n/A Pattern Field Gun with Star Shell
    3.8 Caliber Long (Leuchtgeschoss L/3.8"),                               23
7.7 cm. Field Gun Model 1916, New Model
,                          25
the Gun,                                                                                     27
the Carriage,                                                                               30
the Sights,                                                                                   31
Vehicles,                                                                                      31
Projectiles,                                                                                   31
Fuzes,                                                                                           32
Cartridge Cases and Propellants,                                                 32
Provisional Range Table for Section Commanders,
    for the 1916 Pattern Field Gun,                                               34
10.5 cm. Field Howitzer Model 1898/1909,                             37
the Gun,                                                                                      38
the Carriage,                                                                                52
the Sights,                                                                                   56
Vehicles,                                                                                     56
Projectiles,                                                                                  56
Fuzes,                                                                                          57
Cartridge Cases and Propellants,                                                58
Extracts from Range Table for 10.5 cm. Light Field Howitzer,   59
Appendix to Range Table No. 2 for 10.5 cm.
    Light Field Howitzer,                                                                62
Extracts from Range Table for German 98/09 Pattern
    10.5 cm.Light Field Howitzer with Parachuyte
    Star Shell L/3.3 (3 calibers long),                                            66
Table for 10.5 cm. Field Howitzer Model 1916,                         67
Table for 10.5 cm. Light Field Howitzer Model Krupp,              67

List of Illustrations
                                                                               
Page
7.7 cm. Field Gun Model 1896 n/A Carriage,                                  3
Breech,                                                                                             4
In battery,                                                                                         5
Breech, open,                                                                                   6
Breech mechanism, open,                                                                7
Breech mechanism, closed (Wagerechter Schubkurbelverschuss),       8
Operating lever,                                                                               9
Firing pin, 2nd case,                                                                        10
Perspective of trigger mechanism,                                                    11
Cut of trigger stop in sleeve,                                                             11
Firing mechanism, cacked,                                                               12
After firing,                                                                                       13
Extractor,                                                                                          14
New sight for 77 with panoramic attachment in place,
    157.7 cm. Field Gun Model 1916, New Model Breech,              28
Carriage,                                                                                           29
10.5 cm. Field Howitzer Model 1898/1909 Carriage,                       39
Breech,                                                                                             40
Breech, open,                                                                                   41
Breech, closed,                                                                                 42
Controlling screw,                                                                            43
Perspective view of the firing mechanism, assembled,                      44
Firing pin,                                                                                         44
Firing pin,                                                                                         45
Horizontal section of breech block through firing pin axis,
    ready to fire, 46Horizontal section of breech block through
    firing pin axis, after firing,                                                             47
Breech, in firing position,                                                                 48
Breech, in march order,                                                                    48
Safety piece,                                                                                      49
Extractor,                                                                                          49
Loading tray,                                                                                     50
Trunnions,                                                                                        51
Locking device for march order,                                                        52
Sight assembled with panoramic element in position,                       53
Sight,                                                                                                 54
Elevating arc,                                                                                     55

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