StP166 Saitenspiel, M.K.B. StP166 Saitenspiel, M.K.B. Todt, 4 casemates of 38cm SKC/34 guns. MAA 242 with Kapitanleutnant Klauss Momber in charge. Building started in November 1940 with an open emplacement and a steel turret. By 1942 800tons of concrete was added to create a full casemate over the turrets.

Dr Fritz Todt the architect of Hitler's new Reich died in an air crash so the Battery was re named in his honour.

Pas de Calais StP166 Saitenspiel, M.K.B. Battery Todt, K.V.Gruppe Gris Nez
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