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These Are the Most Bizarre Deadly Weapons in Human History

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11 Jaw-dropping Weapons From World War II You Probably Never Heard Of

Schwerer Gustav was one of two German 80 cm K (E) ultra-heavy railway guns. It was developed in the late 1930s by Krupp as siege artillery. The gun weighed nearly 1,350 tonnes and could fire shells weighing seven tonnes to a range of 29 miles. It was the largest-calibre rifled weapon ever used in combat and fired the heaviest shells of any artillery piece.

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World's Largest Gun

yep thats the one halsey miller climbed to his death saving the world. epic megladon daddeith. its right there where it was cause there was some of him on there. true heros really neer die. Dit is BERTA! TUM TUM TUUUUMM. Dit is was in de tweede wereld oorlog het grootste kanon van de wereld. Ze moesten er speciaal twee railsen voor aanleggen. Er was 48 keer mee geschoten en toen was zij stuk en is ze nooit meer gebruikt. De schietlengte is 51 KM

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Schwerer Gustav (English: Heavy Gustaf, or Great Gustaf) and Dora were the names of two massive World War 2 German 80 cm K (E) railway siege guns.

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schwerer gustav World War II was one of the biggest events in the history of the world, caused by the conflicts between the Allied Forces and the Axis Powers. Being the most widespread war, over a hundred million lives were lost. The Schwerer Gustav is one of the largest pieces of artillery that was ever used in combat. And you guessed it, if Hitler saw it, you’d know it’s one of theirs. And here they are, perhaps admiring the structure of this killing machine. It’s definitely a bad idea to…

15 Very Rare Photos From The Past That Will Blow Your Mind | Wizzed | Page 3

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Dora at the Siege of Sebastopol http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Schwerer_Gustav

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