The Atlantik Wall In Normandy

 

 

WN 023 Chateau de Tailleville

 

With a great view over the beaches and also to the west of the very important radar and fighter guidance station at Douvres, just to the east. The Chateau was used as a HQ for the German forces in the area, the 11/736 Infantry Regiment and also the 8/736 Regiment. The Gestapo also had a presence here. The last photo has the original metal footholds from the occupation. There also many gun slits incorporated into the Chateau walls

Vf65a - Vf58c x2 - Vf x 3 50mm KwK L/60 - 81mm Motar.

 

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