Incredible Photo of the Day: The Schwerer Gustav

Posted: October 17, 2016 in Great Photographs, History, Interesting Photos, War
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Hitler and Speer stare mesmerized by the Schwerer Gustav. It was the largest-calibre rifled weapon ever used in combat, the heaviest mobile artillery piece ever built in terms of overall weight, and fired the heaviest shells of any artillery piece in history. The photo was taken in 1941. On a related note, it wasn’t enough. We still kicked his ass.

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