Skitse over batteriet, 1941
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German fortress in Denmark

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The German Wehrmacht started building the large defence works at Hanstholm in North Jutland in November 1940. Besides four large cannons, the installation came to comprise additional cannon batteries. It converted the small fishing hamlet of Hanstholm into a veritable …

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Skrotning af en 38 cm kanon

I 1951-52 blev de fire store kanoner og deres tårne hugget op.

År: 1951 PHOTO:Museumscenter Hansholm

Skrotning af en 38 cm kanon
Kanonbrønden i museumsbunkeren
Skitse over batteriet, 1941

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600 Germans and a battery of cannons

The main armaments at the Hanstholm fortifications consisted of the four 38-centimetre cannons…

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