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World War II SitesType 22 Pillbox - Holwell, Leicestershire

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A type 22 pillbox on Landyke Lane, Holwell, at the entrance to the Lake View Fishing Complex.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/11/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesHome Guard Observation Post - Whissendine Windmill - Whissendine, Rutland

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The windmill at Whissendine was used as a Home Guard lookout during WWII

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/9/2018

last visited: never

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Anti aircraft searchlight battery & pillbox, near Whissendine, Rutland. Second World War Type 22 hexagonal pillbox with brick outer skin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/9/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesLaunchpad for D-Day Landings - Eisenhower Pier, Bangor, Northern Ireland.

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From here started the long hard march to allied victory - This location was the gathering area for 30,000 American troops who sailed to arrive at the beaches of Normandy on 6th June 1944. Located at end of Eisenhower Pier, Bangor, Northern Ireland.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: United Kingdom

date approved: 8/9/2018

last visited: 8/14/2018

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Anti aircraft searchlight battery & pillbox, near Welby, Leicestershire. Second World War Type 22 hexagonal pillbox with brick outer skin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2018

last visited: never

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Anti aircraft searchlight battery & pillbox, near Leesthorpe, Rutland. Second World War Type 22 hexagonal pillbox with brick outer skin.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB

location: East Midlands, United Kingdom

date approved: 8/4/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesStützpunkt Rotenstein - Vazon Bay, Guernsey

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During the German occupation of Guernsey the headland of Vazon Bay was designated a Stützpunkt (strong point) and had a number of fortifications.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Guernsey

date approved: 7/17/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesLanding Of Liberating Forces - Saint Peter Port, Guernsey

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This memorial stone on the harbour wall commemorates the site that British forces landed on Guernsey to liberate the island.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Guernsey

date approved: 7/13/2018

last visited: never

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World War II Sites97 Bomber Squadron

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ROYAL AIR FORCE LANCASTER ED923 OF-V 97 BOMBER SQUADRON BASSENGE 9 JUILLET 1943 IN MEMORIAM

posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member TeamYakara

location: Liège, Belgium

date approved: 7/9/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesType 24 Pillbox - Market Drayton, UK

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This pillbox was built in 1940 as part of a stop line and was intended to defend both the Newcastle Road and Shropshire Union Canal.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: North West England, United Kingdom

date approved: 7/8/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesParc des Blockhaus, Lagord

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[FR] Découvrez le parc de Blockhaus du château du Clavier dans la commune de Lagord. [EN] Discover the Blockhaus Park of the Clavier Castle in the town of Lagord.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bono2333

location: France

date approved: 7/4/2018

last visited: 7/4/2018

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World War II SitesBureaux du maréchal Pétain - Vichy, France

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[FR] L'hôtel du Parc est un ancien grand hôtel où se trouvaient les bureaux du maréchal Pétain durant le régime de Vichy. [EN] The Hôtel du Parc is a former hotel which hosted during WWII the government of the Vichy regime.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

date approved: 6/18/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesU.S.E.D Shelter - San Diego, CA

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An artillery storage shelter in Point Loma.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 6/5/2018

last visited: 6/5/2018

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World War II SitesDwerja Tower - San Lawrenz, Gozo, Malta

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Dwerja Tower was originally built in 1652 as a lookout tower by Giovanni Paolo Lascaris, Grand Master of the Order of St John.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member dtrebilc

location: Malta

date approved: 6/5/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesBorne du Serment de Koufra - Rambouillet, France

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[FR] La Voie de la 2ème DB suit le chemin parcouru par la Division Leclerc depuis St Martin de Varreville jusqu'à la prise de Strasbourg. [EN] "La Voie de la 2ème DB" markers trace the path of the French 2nd Armored Division as far as Strasbourg.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 5/18/2018

last visited: never

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World War II Sitesold train tunnel "Rebhuhn" - Lengerich, NW, Germany

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First a train tunnel, then a secret warehouse for war production, then concentration camp and finally protection for the population.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Bush-Rescue

location: Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

date approved: 5/1/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesBombardement des Coutures - Limoges, Limousin

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Traces du bombardement du 19 juin 1940 / Traces of the bombing of June 19, 1940 ,

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member AirV

location: Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

date approved: 4/1/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesSiège du Luftwaffe (Headquarters) - Paris, France

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[FR] Sous l'Occupation de Paris, l'hôtel Ritz a été réquisitionné par les Allemands pour être le siège de la Luftwaffe. [EN] During the Second World War, the hotel was taken over by the occupying Germans as the local headquarters of the Luftwaffe.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache

location: Île-de-France, France

date approved: 3/25/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesOld Point Loma Lighthouse - San Diego, CA

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During WWII, the lighthouse was used as a signal tower by the Navy.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/22/2018

last visited: 3/22/2018

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World War II SitesCoastal Defenses - San Diego, CA

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A series of WWII era defense bunkers on the cliffs of Cabrillo National Monument.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/21/2018

last visited: 3/21/2018

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World War II SitesNaval Air Station North Island - Coronado, CA

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A military base on Coronado Island.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/21/2018

last visited: 3/21/2018

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World War II SitesBattery Ashburn - San Diego, CA

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A WWII defense bunker and fallout shelter in former Fort Rosecrans near Cabrillo National Monument. Officially called Battery 126.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote

location: California

date approved: 3/19/2018

last visited: 3/19/2018

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World War II SitesMissile Bunker Vesternæs

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A Small missile bunker at the Vesternæs

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Tjow

location: Denmark

date approved: 3/1/2018

last visited: never

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World War II SitesRundbunker Hasselbrook - Hamburg, Germany

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[GER] Rundbunker Hasselbrook - Hamburg, Germany [ENG] Circular bunker Hasselbrook - Hamburg, Germany

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Kladings

location: Hamburg, Germany

date approved: 2/24/2018

last visited: 4/24/2018

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World War II SitesRAF Pembrey - Former WWII Airfield - Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

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RAF Pembrey was a Royal Air Force WW II Airfield. All that remains are a few old derelict military buildings. Now used for agriculture, & a motor circuit race track, & small local airport. located near the village of Pembrey, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member veritas vita

location: South Wales, United Kingdom

date approved: 2/19/2018

last visited: 2/19/2018

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