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Algemeen / General

HKB 1/773 Ristiniemmi (885) Was equipped with 4 x 15.5 cm K418 (f) cannons, with a range of 19 Km. This battery was reported combat ready in July 1941. There were regular artillery duels with the Russians. The battery was eventually attacked by Russian troops and was blown up by own crew in october 1944.

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Batterij / Battery

Bouwwerken:

Open emplacements with 21 cm cannons (click to enlarge photo)

  • openbedding

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Bewapening / Armament

4 x 15,5 cm K418(f) cannons.

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Eenheden / Units

Art.gr.Unterabschnitt Finland, MAA 517 (Batt. 885)

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Toegankelijkheid / Accessibility

This battery is in a Russian militairy zone, so its hard to acces. Especially for foreigners.