QF 3 Inch 20 Cwt - Finnish Use

Finnish Use

Britain supplied 24 Mk 3 guns and 7 M/34 mechanical fire control computers to Finland during the Winter War of 30 November 1939 - March 1940 but they arrived too late to be used. They were used during the Continuation War of 1941 - 1944.

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