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Old 11-27-2009   #432
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Originally Posted by Fuchs View Post
Mortars are not good against forward slope positions on a steep mountain, but that kind of position is rather rare anyway.
if they're on or near the military crest provided one is present; the blowdown can do an amazing amount of damage. If there is no military crest then you are indeed stuck with direct fire. Reverse slope defenses are a more difficult target for everything, hence their popularity...
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