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light artillery

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms. US Department of Defense 2005.
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Experts say it would've been fired from a falconet cannon - a piece of light artillery which could fire the balls 2,000 yards.
Azerbaijan brought to Moscow samples of small arms - machine guns, sniper rifles, anti-tank grenade launchers, ammunition for small arms and melee weapons, as well as light artillery. The military specialists were interested in two sniper rifles of Azerbaijan production.
There's been record numbers, a fantastic atmosphere with even more spectators coming out to support loved ones and what an unbelievable start, with the light artillery guns setting the half marathon and marathon runners on their way.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Israeli forces pounded the Palestinian town of Beit Lahia after dozens of rocket sirens sounded in Southern Israel following light artillery fire from a drill carried out by Hamas' military arm in the Northern Gaza Strip.
The Group consisted of the 1st Aero Squadron, responsible for long-range visual observation and aerial photographic missions and adjustment of divisional heavy artillery fire, and the 12th Aero Squadron, which conducted short-range visual and photographic missions, light artillery spotting missions, and infantry contact patrols.
At first, he was unsuccessful as a soldier and was discharged from the Tennessee Light Artillery after just one year.
He said, Pakistan Tool Factory is displaying light artillery weapons as well as rocket launchers at the exhibition.
Oney Foster Sweet, 1st Pennsylvania Light Artillery, 43rd Pennsylvania Volunteers (14th Reserves) Battery F (Ricketts' Battery), 1861-1865.
Among the vehicles and machinery on show were military HGVs, armoured Land Rovers, a light artillery gun, a javelin anti-tank demonstration kit, a battlefield ambulance and bomb disposal unit.
At least 80,000 105mm shells costing PS100million were fired from the British Army's "Dragon" light artillery gun to pummel Taliban targets two miles away within five seconds of a call for support.
Heavy machinegun and light artillery fire pounded a district of Donetsk, the biggest city of eastern Ukraine, on Monday and pro-Russian rebels said there had been no lull in the fighting since a February ceasefire.

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