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Honest John

     A surface-to-surface unguided rocket used as long-range artillery. This rocket could carry a nuclear or conventional warhead and was used for close support of front line troops. Its launcher was mounted on a standard Army truck making it very simple and mobile. U.S. Army

  • Length: 27 feet
  • Diameter: 30 inches
  • Weight: 5,800 pounds
  • Propellant: Solid
  • Range: 12 miles
  • First Fired: 1951

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