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Getting 'Granny' ready to 'strafe' the Germans

Getting 'Granny' ready to 'strafe' the Germans

A howitzer, fondly known as 'Granny', being set up. The gun is surrounded by soldiers, most of whom appear to be involved in the preparation work. There appears to be a pulley or lifting mechanism to the left, possibly for moving the large shells into position. A group of soldiers look on in the background. The Germans used the phrase 'Gott Strafe England', (God Punish England) during World Wa…