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Poland receives first serial production Krab howitzers

17th April 2019 - 10:45 GMT | by Michal Jarocki in Warsaw


The Polish Army has taken delivery of the first batch of serial production 155mm Krab self-propelled howitzers (SPH) from Huta Stalowa Wola (HSW).

The handover ceremony took place at the premises of the 5th Artillery Regiment in Sulechow, western Poland, subordinate to the 12th Mechanised Division in Szczecin, at the end of March 2019.

Delivery included a batch of eight 155mm Krab self-propelled howitzers along with one command staff vehicle, three command post vehicles, two ammunition supply vehicles and one mobile armament and electronics workshop vehicle.

The equipment will be operated by the first out of three batteries, which in the

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Michal Jarocki


Michal Jarocki

Michal Jarocki is a Shephard correspondent based in Warsaw, Poland. He is reporting on military …

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