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The Bofors 40 mm gun, often referred to simply as the Bofors gun, is an anti-aircraft/multi-purpose autocannon designed in the 1930s by the Swedish arms manufacturer AB Bofors. It was one of the most popular medium-weight anti-aircraft systems during World War II, used by most of the western Allies as well as by the Axis powers. A small number of these weapons remain in service to this day, and saw action as late as the Gulf War.

Although the L/60 was later replaced in production by the L/70, it remained in front-line service well into the 1980s. In most cases, these were the ground anti-aircraft versions, as a suitable replacement in this role did not come along until the introduction of truly effective MANPADS missiles in the 1980s.
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bofors_40_mm_gun

NB: As a Gunnery rating I had intimate experience using the venerable old 40/60 Bofors (naval version Mk VII & Mk IX) during the 70's and 80's, loved every minute of playing with it! ;)
 

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