Military Periscope Logo

155-mm GHN-45

Country of Origin: Austria


The 155-mm GHN-45 howitzer is an improved variant of the Belgian GC-45 howitzer, with the two weapons being very similar in appearance.

The GHN-45 is towed on a four-wheel carriage that uses "walking beam" suspension to improve mobility over rough terrain. A basic towed variant and a variant with an integrated auxiliary power unit were developed. See "Variants," below for more details. When traveling, whether by tow or APU, the gun is traversed 180 degrees and carried over the...

Please log in to continue reading.

Not yet a subscriber? Take a free trial.

Military Periscope gives you easy-to-use, integrated, open-source intelligence on…

  • More than 7,500 weapons systems and platforms
  • Nearly every country's armed forces
  • Militant organizations
laptop image

Try Military Periscope free for seven days

Military Periscope Logo

Your online source for military news, weapons, and nation's armed forces worldwide

Military Periscope FEDLINK information

Service ID: UC

Contract Number: LCFDL24D0002

Military Periscope is a product of GovExec.

600 New Hampshire Ave., Suite 510,

Washington DC, 20037, USA.

©Military Periscope 2024

All rights reserved. Redistribution of the content is prohibited without prior consent of Military Periscope.