7,5 cm m/12
This gun was a part of a gunbattery at Tjelders who was built in Gothemshammar around 1,5 swedeish mile South of Slite.
In the battery was 3 guns in covered shelters. This gun was the spared gun and therefore the 4 gun in reserve.
All guns was earlier gun from older maritime ship. This gun was first mounted on HMS Queen Viktoria, an armourd cruiser who was launched 1917, after that, placed on patrol boat Kaparen.
Battery Tjelders was buillt and ready for action in the end of 1958. It served until the begining Of 1980.
Calibre 7,5 cm
Range of fire 10 km
Rate of fire 8 rounds/mini
Crew 6 soldiers
Fixed ammunition 12 kg a piece
Shell 6 kg
Charge 2,4 kg
Picture 1 Gun in shelter
Picture 2 HMS Queen Viktoria
Picture 3 Gun in shelter with camoflage