122-mm T-34/122 howitzer Weapon Systems // Artillery/Guns // Self-Propelled Guns/Howitzers


Country of Origin: Syria

The Syrian T-34/122 self-propelled howitzer is a local conversion that combines the chassis of the obsolete T-34 tank with the highly regarded Russian 122-mm D-30 towed howitzer. The T-34 turret was removed and the interior gutted; only the driver's position was untouched. There are five ammunition boxes, each holding four 122-mm projectiles, mounted on each upper hull side (for a total of 40). A collapsible, gridiron firing platform was fitted across the front. The gun is mounted...

 

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