The Nebelwerfer 42 was a 5 barrel rocket-launching artillery piece. Each barrel fired 250 pound 210mm rockets out to a range of about 8000 metres. The loud screeching noise of the rounds led U.S. soldiers in the Sicily campaign to nickname the gun the "Screaming Mimi" and "Moaning Mini".
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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 07 September, 2006.