Lo78 Milieu de l'isthme de Gavres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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1 x R621.
2 x R630.
1 x R134.
1 x R501.
1 x Vf58c Tobruk.

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Tobruk Vf58c.

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R630 machine casemate.

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R621 group bunker.

Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres plan .

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I was here in 2002 so if I incorrectly name some of the bunkers I am very sorry.
Left to right R501, R630, R621, R630 & behind an R134.

R630 machine gun casemate.

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R501 group shelter.

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R134 ammunition bunker.

LLo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres R134

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R134 ammunition bunker with two rooms and a passage entrance.

R630.
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R134 Plan.

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Small arms ammunition

Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres R501

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R501 is a small group bunker for troops.

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R501 Plan.

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Inside a bunker.

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Inside a bunker.

Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres R621

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R621 group bunker.

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R621 group bunker.

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Bunker entrance (my archive).

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Inside an R621 (my archive).

Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres R630

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R630 Embrasured machine gun emplacement with an armoured plate.

Armoured plate.

Machine gun.

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German heavy machine gun.

Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres R630 Periscope fitting.

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The periscope could be extended or lowered as needed.

Periscope.

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Internal periscope fitting in the roof.

Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres

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Lo78 Milieu de l´isthme de Gâvres The second R630

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With the aid of a periscope the bunker commander could use it to help sight he machine gun and look all around the bunker.

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R630 plan.

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The main plan of the Wn with the two R630's either side, living bunker between and ammunition behind.

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R630 gun room with the plate removed (my archive).