A 16 inch gun is fired during a demonstration for West Point cadets in Aberdeen, Maryland.
Aberdeen Maryland USA Date:1930, May 7 Duration:1 min 8 sec Sound:NO SOUND
A 16 inch gun being fired in Aberdeen, Maryland. The huge gun with West Point cadets in the foreground. Soldiers load the gun, and fire it. Cadets immediately run to and climb atop the gun. The cadets walk on the barrel of the gun. They peep through holes in steel plates. Cadets completely cover the gun as they pose for a photograph. The Cadet seated on top the gun barrel, nearest its opening, waves his hat inside the barrel.
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