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|before picture of bombing old rijkswerf 19-02-1943||04/07/2006||520|
|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||691|
|Port of den helder the netherlands place of the dutch navy||02/27/2006||648|
|picture of bombed old Den Helder upper left corner picture taken 10-04-1944||03/06/2006||481|
|picture of tuindorp Den Helder WW2||04/08/2006||636|
|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)|
|fort erprins 12-09-1944||02/27/2006||581|
|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/
|Atlantic was built during WW2 as a satellite airfield for MCAS Cherry Point. The Navy acquired 1,470 acres of land in early 1942, and construction commenced later that year.|
The 1st aircraft reportedly arrived at Atlantic in 1943 [but that is contradicted by the 1942 photos above], the Douglas SDB Dauntless dive bombers of VMSB-341, followed shortly by VMSB-342.
|14 November 1943 |
The first air raid of the Bulgarian capital was carried out on 14 November 1943 by 91 B-25 Mitchell bombers. 47 buildings and structures were destroyed, 59 civilians and military men were killed and over 128 were injured.