2 These saw service on the Eastern Front.
Today, new German Panzerhaubitze (PzH) 2000 based on Leopard 2 is a continuation of wartime designs such as Heuschrecke.
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The Heuschrecke featured a removable turret which could be deployed as a pillbox or towed behind the vehicle as an artillery piece.
Prototype turret was armed with 105mm leFH 18/1 L/28 (light field howitzer) but for production models 105mm LeFH 43 L/28 (light field howitzer) was planned to be used.
Two test vehicles were ordered and completed for tests (V1 and V2).
In 1941, Krupp built prototype vehicles armed with the 105 mm leichte Feldhaubitze 18/1 L/28 (light field howitzer 18/1 L/28, abbreviated leFH 18/1 L/28) cannon based on a modified Panzer IV chassis.Imperial War Musuem, Duxford,.2 8 Surviving vehicle edit It is believed only one Heuschrecke survived the war.Heuschrecke 10 with its turret being removed to be placed on the cart.Kfz.165/1.5cm leFH 18/1(Sf) auf Geschützwagen IVb In September of 1939, Krupp designed first real self-propelled artillery piece.Modified chassis consisted of three-station bogies per side and larger road wheels.Its open-top turret was not fully traversible and could only traverse 70 degrees to the each side.