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37mm M1939 (61-K)
Rus 37mm aa 1
Role Anti-aircraft gun
Operators Soviet Union
No. of positions 1
Position 1 37mm gun

37mm automatic air defense gun M1939 (61-K) is a Soviet anti-aircraft gun.


Developed from the Swedish Bofors 25mm gun, the M1939 (61-K) is a Soviet automatic anti-aircraft gun mounted on a four-wheeled ZU-7 carriage. It was used in great numbers against low flying enemy aircraft throughout the war. For greater mobility, the gun was also mounted on trucks like the ZIS-6

The M1939 (61-K) is the standard anti-aircraft gun for Soviet Union in Battlegroup42. The gun is fed with five round clips. In desperate situations it can also be used against lightly armoured ground vehicles for self-defence.


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