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155-mm Type 75 self-propelled howitzer

Country of Origin: Japan

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The 155-mm Type 75 self-propelled (SP) howitzer was similar in appearance to the U.S. M109A1 howitzer.

The hull and turret of the Type 75 were made of all-welded aluminum. The driver was seated in the front right side of the hull with the engine to their left. The driver had a hatch cover over his position that opened to the right; there were two doors at the rear of the hull.

The turret was at the rear of the hull, with the commander and gunner seated in the right-hand side and...

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