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|18 Bostons bombed St-Malo docks and 6 Venturas bombed naval installations at Den Helder. The Den Helder bombing was particularly accurate and serious damage was caused to a torpedo workshop and other buildings. No aircraft lost.||10/26/2005||703|
|Port of den helder the netherlands place of the dutch navy||02/27/2006||655|
|fort erprins 12-09-1944||02/27/2006||589|
|picture of tuindorp Den Helder WW2||04/08/2006||646|
|From here the AA batteries were controlled. A conspicuous bunker is the Fl 250 (Flakgruppenkommandostand). This type of bunker has a tower. In France there are Fl 250' s with towers of 20 meters. The tower of the FL 250 at Den Helder is a bit lower: 6 meters. In Denmark there are even Fl 250 with no tower at all. The height of the tower, if any, depended on the terrain.|
Apart from the Fl...
|Second World War baterie in Den Helder(holland)|
|before picture of bombing old rijkswerf 19-02-1943||04/07/2006||530|
|Showing the history of the Royal Dutch Navy from about 500 years ago untill today.|
|Noord Holland district fort (to be added to Netherlands forts file)|
Photo From http://www.vanuitdelucht.nl/
|Picture taken during bombing the Old rijkswerf 19-02-1943||04/07/2006||628|
|Photo was taken July 19, 1944 by a Spitfire MK XI of the 7th PRG.||11/10/2009||567|
|This air base saw heavy fights during Opeation Overlord. Build in 1937, it was conquered in June 1940 by the Wehrmacht and becaom ethe home base of a German bomber squadron.|
Actually Carpiquet air base should had been taken during D-Day, but the Allies didn't succeed. Canadian forces attacked the airfield on 04.07.1944 (Operation WIndsor). It was finally taken by 08.07.44.