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A list of Citizendium articles, and planned articles, about Artillery.
See also changes related to Artillery, or pages that link to Artillery or to this page or whose text contains "Artillery".

Parent topics

  • Military [r]: The standing armed forces of a country, that are directed by the national government and are tasked with that nation's defense. [e]
  • Combined arms [r]: Military actions that involve the coordinated effort of different types of ground troops (e.g., infantry, artillery, engineers) or different military services (e.g., Army and Air Force) [e]
  • Explosives [r]: Explosive agent; a compound or mixture susceptible of a rapid chemical reaction, as gunpowder, or nitroglycerin. [e]
  • Kinetic fires [r]: Effects of military systems that cause damage by physical forces such as impact, explosion or heat [e]
  • Nonkinetic fires [r]: In the newer military usage of "fires" as anything that interferes with the enemy, systems whose effects do not primarily involve physical damage, such as electronic warfare, concealing smoke, or attacks on computer network software [e]


Command and control

Missions and methods

Major types


Light artillery

Medium artillery

Heavy artillery

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