German Anti Aircraft Gun On A Flat Bed Truck

b.loree

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Great photo! Reminds me of the book Fritz written by German veteran Fritz Nagel. He commanded a similar vehicle with flak cannon on board.
 

Sandmann

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Sandmann

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Seems to be a Daimler K-Flak (Kraftwagenflak) with Krupp 7.7cm L/27 M1914 or a truck-mounted 7.7cm Rheinmetall Flak gun.
Here are some other examples:
Daimler K-Flak (Kraftwagenflak) with Krupp 7.7cm L/27 M1914 (Foto source from: https://landships.activeboard.com/t63605220/kraftwagengeschtz/?page=1#comment-63605358):
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Truck-mounted 7.7cm Rheinmetall Flak gun (source from drakegoodman on flickr.com):
https://flic.kr/p/fWHGrC
You are correct, a new book arrived yesterday with a better picture:

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