INFORMATION:

The Redoute looks from here just like an Iron Age fort converted over the years as a Redoute to cover this side of Cherbourg which is ringed with forts. When the Germans arrived they would need a good position to watch over the port.

There are four bunkers, two Leitstand's (fire control) and two Peilstand's (spotting station).

   
 
Plan StP271 Redoute des Couplets, Cherbourg
   
 
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