US Projectile, 75mm Chemical, M64

 

1847-306

Description

This projectile is similar to the HE Projectile M48 with the exception of an adapter for the burster casing in the nose, and the absence of a base plate. The burster casing is a press-fit in the adapter provided for it. The burster assembles within the burster casing. The standard fillers (chemical agents) for this shell are H, WP, and FS.

See Also

Cartridge, 75mm HE, M48

Source(s)

Old Chemical Weapons and Related Materiel Reference Guide (2018)

Old Chemical Weapons Reference Guide (1998)

TM 9-1904, Ammunition Inspection Guide (1944)