25-pounder field guns, Knightsbridge Area, battle of Gazala
Here we see a 25-pounder field gun in action during the fighting in the 'Knightsbridge' area during the battle of Gazala (26 May-14 June 1942). The gun is firing on Axis vehicles somewhere off to the left. This picture also shows the No.27 Artillery Trailer used to carry a store of ammo. When the gun was moved, the trailer was attached to the prime mover and the gun to the trailer.
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Rickard, J (25 February 2017), 25-pounder field guns, Knightsbridge Area, battle of Gazala , http://www.historyofwar.org/Pictures/pictures_25pdr_knightsbridge_1942.html