Flak 88

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The 8.8 cm Flak (Flak 18, 36, 37 and 41) is famous or infamous for being a tank killer in World War 2. Yet, this weapon was by its designation an anti-aircraft gun. This raises the question: Why was there a armor-piercing ammo available for this gun during the Battle of France (1940)? Was it designed as a multi-purpose gun from the start, later on or was is the background for this?

Military History Visualized

The German 8.8cm Flak or Flak 88, is known as one of the best AA-weapons of World War 2, used against American bombers such as the B-17 and B-24. But how effective was it?

Military Aviation History

The 8.8 cm Flak 18/36/37/41 is a German 88 mm anti-aircraft and anti-tankartillery gun from World War II. It was widely used by Germany throughout the war, and was one of the most recognized German weapons of that…

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