6 (Squad NCO, Two Gunners, Two Loaders & Ammunition Bearer)
+45 to +80°
Weight in Traction: 850 kg Weight in Action: 170.7 kg
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The PMHM-38 (Polkovoi Minomet) was a heavy mortar designed for use by mountain divisions and was used in the artillery role. It could be transported by horse on a light limber or could be broken down into separate loads for pack transport. It was really a scaled up version of the 82mm mortar which could either be fired by gravity or trigger. It was issued to mortar batteries located in mountain artillery regiments.