Research: Abstract of the Napoleonic Era

 

Army:

Great Britain: Weight of Ammo Boxes When Filled with Howitzer Shells

Type of Ammunition
Weight of Boxes When Filled
Number of Shot in Each Box
8" Howitzer
170 Pounds
3
5 1/2" Howitzer
180 Pounds
10
4 2/5" Howitzer
190 Pounds
20

                              

Source:

The Little Bombardier and Pocket Gunner London: T Egerton; 1801. P. 36

 

Placed on the Napoleon Series: March 2005

 



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