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175mm gun: Vietnam-era long-range U.S. field artillery rifle, outranging Soviet 130mm gun; longer range but smaller shell than 8" howitzer; shared chassis with U.S. 8" howitzer; displaced by guided missiles [e]

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  • Artillery [r]: Crew-served military devices for propelling payloads over distance [e]


  • Vietnam War [r]: A post-colonial independence/Cold War conflict between communist North Vietnam against South Vietnam, assisted by the United States (1955-1975), to unify Vietnam; won by North Vietnam in 1975. [e]
  • Israeli Defense Forces [r]: The combined ground, air, and naval armed forces of the state of Israel [e]

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