Soldiers from the NJ Army National Guard’s 3-112th Field Artillery fire M119A3 artillery pieces at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst. The M119 howitzer is the US designation for the L119 light gun, a lightweight British 105mm howitzer used by the United States Army. It can be easily airlifted by helicopter, or dropped by parachute. It does not need a recoil pit. The M119A3 is the newest version with digital fire control system and an inertial navigation system for self location. (


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