Wn19 Quineville fort Lestre Hameau Simon

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2 x Vf2a
1 x Vf2c
2 x Vf58c
1 x SK
3 x ringstands 5cm KwK
1 x Pz.T.R35 3.7cm KwK
3 x 5cm KwK L/42.


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Vf2a gruppe shelter.

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Ringstand 5cm KwK

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Pz.T.R35 3.7cm KwK.

Wn19 Quineville fort Lestre Hameau Simon

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Plan.
The red line is the link between two concrete posts.
I think I have the parts correctly named.

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5cm KwK L/42.

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5cm KwK L/42.

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5cm KwK L/42.

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This is an Allied Bigot map of Wn19 and the hashed area is 'Area Odysseus' part of the German fire plan for inland guns to fire onto the beaches in the event of a landing.

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Guns at Wn22 Mt. Coquerel 4./H.K.A.R. four 10.5cm K.331(f).

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05 January 1944

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Allied Intelligence Tactical Targets Report Cherbourg.

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27 July 2008

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La Sinope river is the boundary between Wn19 left & Wn18 right.

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27 July 2008

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This looks as though it was a bridge at some time possibly in the war.

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It may have looked very much like this one.

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27 July 2008

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This looks as though it was a bridge at some time possibly in the war. If I had been defending this area I would want a bridge here to have quick access from Wn18 and Wn18

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A bridge is shown on the Bigot map.

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27 July 2008

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Ankerblock für Sperre [anchor block for a barrier].

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This is a line of Belgian gates at Barfleur. I feel that was what was here or something like it.

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Belgian gates could be linked or locked together to make a longer block.

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Plan. The red line is between the two blocks.

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Ankerblock für Sperre [anchor block for a barrier].

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The tie set into the post.

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Belian Gates linked together.

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15 May 2005

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Ankerblock für Sperre [anchor block for a barrier].

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This is the one on the opposite bank about 66meters apart.

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A Belgian gate being positioned.

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Plan.

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05 April 2008

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Ankerblock für Sperre [anchor block for a barrier].

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On the other-side of the post is this 40483 I.Z. possibly the unit that built it.

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05 April 2008

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Ankerblock für Sperre [anchor block for a barrier].

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How it may have looked.

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13 April 2003

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Vf2a Gruppe Shelter.

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This would have been the crew bunker for the 5cm KwK gun, the 3.7cm KwK gun and a Tobruk.

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Plan Vf2 Gruppe Shelter.

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13 April 2003

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Pz.T.R35 3.7cm KwK

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R35 turret.

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R35 turret at Varraville.

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Plan.

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13 April 2003

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Tobruk.

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Tobruk.

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Tobruk.

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Tobruk plan.

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Plan.

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15 May 2005

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Tobruk.

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It always looks in good condition except for being filled with rubbish.

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Cut away drawing.

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15 May 2005

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Vf2a Gruppe shelter.

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This is the shelter for two 5cm KwK guns crews.

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Plan.

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Vf2a side view.

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15 May 2005

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Vf2a Gruppe shelter.

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Plan of a Vf2a Gruppe shelter.

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A Vf2a inside.

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15 May 2005

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Not too sure what this was but there should have been a 5cm KwK near here.

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15 May 2005

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Ringstand for a 5cm KwK L/42 gun.

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Plan of a ringstand.

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Ringstand for a 5cm KwK L/42 gun.

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Plan.

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15 May 2005

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Fort Lestre Hameau Simon

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The old fort now a holiday home.

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Plan

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Inside the Fort.

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03 April 2011

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Fort Lestre Hameau Simon

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The outer wall has had a repair to the corner.

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Plan.

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03 April 2011

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Repaired wall.

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03 April 2011

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Notice the camouflage on the rendering.

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03 April 2011

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Tobruk

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Plan.

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Tobruk.

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Plan of a Tobruk.

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Quineville on the hill, Quineville le Havre by the sea.