flag Location: Memel, Eastsea
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2-773-1
2-773-3
PICT3995
PICT3996
PICT3998
PICT4001
PICT4003
PICT4004
PICT4005
PICT4007
PICT4008
PICT4009
PICT4010
PICT4013
PICT4014
PICT4019
PICT4021
PICT4024
PICT4025
PICT4028
PICT4029
PICT4030
PICT4033
PICT4035
PICT4035-2
PICT4036
PICT4036-2
PICT4037
PICT4037-2
PICT4041
PICT4041-2
PICT4043
PICT4046
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Algemeen / General

This battery was equiped with 2 x 21 cm K39/40 cannons, with an effective range of 20 km. In August 1943 this battery was attacked by Russian ground forces, with no succes. In October 1944 this battery was destroyed by his own crew.

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Batterij / Battery

Construction works:

Open emplacements (OB)  (click to enlarge photo)

  • openbedding

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Bewapening / Armament

2 x 21 cm K39/40 Cannons.

21cmK3940

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Eenheden / Units

Art.Gr.Unterabschnitt  FINLAND: MAA 517 (Batt. 454)

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Toegankelijkheid / Accessibility

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