On March, 23rd in Primorskiy Territory, the Marine artillerymen carried out shooting practices and tactical maneuvers with the 2S1 Gvozdika, a Soviet 122-mm self-propelled howitzer.
On the way to the firing ground.
This motorcade of armored personnel carriers returnes to the base after another exercise.
Those are 122-mm self-propelled howitzers Gvozdika.
The warriors are waiting for the exercise to begin.
A response center deployed nearby contacts the command post for new commands every minute.
The first volley is fired.
The 2S1 has seven road wheels on each side; the running gear can be fitted with different widths of track to match terrain. The interior is separated into a driver’s compartment on the left, an engine compartment on the right and a fighting compartment to the rear.