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Image for Le Fort d'Alprech - Le Portel, Franceview gallery

WW19.3 km

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Historic FortsLe Fort d'Alprech - Le Portel, France

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[EN] The fort of Alprech type "Fort Séré de Rivières" was built under the Third Republic from 1875 to 1880. [FR] Le Fort d'Alprech de type « Fort Séré de Rivières » a été édifié sous la IIIe République de 1875 à 1880.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/27/2017

last visited: 5/27/2017

Image for Forteresse de Mimoyecques, Landrethun-le-Nord, Pas-de-Calais, Franceview gallery

NN21.1 km

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World War II SitesForteresse de Mimoyecques, Landrethun-le-Nord, Pas-de-Calais, France

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[FR] La Forteresse de Mimoyecques, surnommée également le "canon de Londres" imaginés par Hitler. [EN] The Mimoyecques' Fortress is one of the most impressive edifices imagined by Hitler.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 7/24/2017

last visited: 7/23/2017

Image for Fort d'Ambleteuse - Ambleteuse, Franceview gallery

NWNW22.4 km

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Historic FortsFort d'Ambleteuse - Ambleteuse, France

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[EN] The majestic fort built in the seventeenth century by Vauban under the orders of Louis XIV, still watches over the beach Ambleteuse. [FR] Le majestueux fort construit au XVIIe siècle par Vauban sous les ordres de Louis XIV, veille encore sur la plage d'Ambleteuse.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 5/31/2018

last visited: 5/29/2018

Image for Monument aux morts de la guerre de 1870-1871 - Montreuil, Franceview gallery

SS23.2 km

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsMonument aux morts de la guerre de 1870-1871 - Montreuil, France

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[EN] Monument to the memory of five Montreuillois who died in the war of 1870. [FR] Monument à la mémoire de cinq Montreuillois morts lors de la guerre de 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 1/10/2017

last visited: 1/9/2017

Image for Musée du Mur de l'Atlantique, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, Franceview gallery

NWNW25.6 km

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World War II SitesMusée du Mur de l'Atlantique, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France

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[EN] The Todt battery is a German coastal battery from World War II located at Cap Gris-Nez. [FR] La batterie Todt est une batterie d'artillerie côtière allemande de la Seconde Guerre mondiale située au cap Gris-Nez.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Team Glandouillage

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 1/26/2016

last visited: 5/16/2017

Image for La Coupole - Helfaut - Franceview gallery

EE29 km

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World War II SitesLa Coupole - Helfaut - France

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[EN] A secret base in the heart of the history of the Second World War [FR] Une Base secrète au coeur de l'histoire de la seconde guerre mondiale

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 9/19/2016

last visited: 10/22/2018

Image for La Citadelle de Calais - Calais, Franceview gallery

NN32.2 km

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Historic FortsLa Citadelle de Calais - Calais, France

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[EN] The citadel of Calais is a fortress built on the ruins of the ancient medieval castle dating from the 13th century. [FR] La citadelle de Calais est une forteresse construite, sur les ruines de l'ancien château médiéval datant du XIIIe siècle.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 11/7/2017

last visited: 11/3/2017

Image for Le Fort Risban - Calais, Franceview gallery

NN32.8 km

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Historic FortsLe Fort Risban - Calais, France

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[EN] Fort Risban is a fort in Calais located on the coast on the Avenue Raymond Poincaré at the port entrance. [FR] Fort Risban est un fort dans Calais situé sur la côte de l'avenue Raymond Poincaré à l'entrée du port.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 8/2/2018

last visited: 7/31/2018

Image for Bataille de Crécy - Crécy-en-Ponthieu - Somme - Franceview gallery

SS46 km

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BattlefieldsBataille de Crécy - Crécy-en-Ponthieu - Somme - France

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[EN] On 26 August 1346 the battle of Crécy opposed the army of the kingdom of France to an army from England. [FR] La bataille de Crécy opposa le 26 août 1346 l'armée du royaume de France à une armée venue d'Angleterre.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 12/18/2016

last visited: 12/18/2016

Image for Fort Vauban - Berques- Nord pas de Calais- Franceview gallery

NENE54.1 km

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Historic FortsFort Vauban - Berques- Nord pas de Calais- France

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Fort buidings near the city of Bergues

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member lopac44

location: France

date approved: 10/21/2010

last visited: 7/13/2018

Image for Fort des Dunes - Leffrinckoucke, Franceview gallery

NENE60.7 km

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Historic FortsFort des Dunes - Leffrinckoucke, France

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[EN] The Fort des Dunes is a fortified 19th century building in the town of Leffrinckoucke, built under the Séré de Rivières system. [FR] Le fort des Dunes est un ouvrage fortifié du XIXe siècle sur la commune de Leffrinckoucke, construit dans le cadre du système Séré de Rivières.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Grand-Est, France

date approved: 7/21/2018

last visited: 7/14/2018

Image for Dover Harbour -- Dover, Kent, UKview gallery

NWNW62.1 km

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World War II SitesDover Harbour -- Dover, Kent, UK

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Dover Harbour, from where many small boats set out to rescue stranded British and Commonwealth troops from the beaches of Dunkirk, France.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/30/2016

last visited: 5/7/2017

Image for The Drop Redoubt Doverview gallery

NWNW62.4 km

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Historic FortsThe Drop Redoubt Dover

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one of the most impressive fortifications in Britain. They comprise a series of forts, strong points and ditches, designed to protect the country from invasion. They were created to augment the existing defences and protect the key port of Dover from both seaward and landward attack.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member liam1970

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/8/2011

last visited: 9/16/2017

Image for Secret Wartime Tunnels, Dover Castleview gallery

NWNW62.6 km

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World War II SitesSecret Wartime Tunnels, Dover Castle

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Secret Wartime Tunnels - WWII

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Smithbats

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 1/23/2011

last visited: 7/22/2016

Image for Burma Star Association Memorial - Christ Church, Folkestone, UKview gallery

NWNW65 km

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Association Memorial - Christ Church, Folkestone, UK

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A Burma Star Association memorial plaque on Christ Church in Folkestone.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Master Mariner

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 10/19/2011

last visited: 5/18/2012

Image for Burma Star Association Memorial - Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, UK.view gallery

NWNW68.2 km

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Remembering FEPOWBurma Star Association Memorial - Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, UK.

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A Memorial erected by the Deal & Dover Branch - Burma Star Association, Victoria Road, Deal, Kent, UK.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member MeerRescue

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 5/13/2012

last visited: never

Image for Dymchurch Redoubt - Hythe Ranges, Dymchurch, Kent, UKview gallery

NWNW70.2 km

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World War II SitesDymchurch Redoubt - Hythe Ranges, Dymchurch, Kent, UK

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Dymchurch Redoubt is a fort on the Kent coast which was used during World War II.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/15/2012

last visited: 8/12/2015

Image for Gedenkkapel voor Paul de Goussencourt (Kaaskerke - WOI)view gallery

NENE81.6 km

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BattlefieldsGedenkkapel voor Paul de Goussencourt (Kaaskerke - WOI)

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Kapellestraat z.nr. Herdenkingskapel de Goussencourt of zogenaamde Vliegenierskapel.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GEO-BREIN

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 10/29/2011

last visited: 3/25/2012

Image for Regelbau 117bview gallery

NENE82.6 km

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World War II SitesRegelbau 117b

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Regelbau 117b is een type Duitse bunker uit de Tweede Wereldoorlog. Deze staat nog tussen de gewone woningen.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member GEO-BREIN

location: West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

date approved: 10/28/2011

last visited: 3/25/2012

Image for Ruins of St. George's Church -- Canterbury, Kent, UKview gallery

NWNW85.8 km

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World War II SitesRuins of St. George's Church -- Canterbury, Kent, UK

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St. George's Church stood in the center of Canterbury near the cathedral for over 400 years, until it was destroyed by bombs dropped during German air raids that were part of the Baedecker Blitz

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Benchmark Blasterz

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 9/25/2016

last visited: 5/1/2017

Image for The Peace Tree - Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, UKview gallery

NWNW85.9 km

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Remembering FEPOWThe Peace Tree - Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent, UK

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A simple plaque under The Peace Tree serving a special purpose in the grounds of Canterbury Cathedral.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Dragontree

location: South East England, United Kingdom

date approved: 4/29/2012

last visited: 8/14/2015

Image for Battle of the Somme - Beaumont-Hamel, Picardie, Franceview gallery

SESE87.9 km

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BattlefieldsBattle of the Somme - Beaumont-Hamel, Picardie, France

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Mémorial terre-neuvien à Beaumont-Hamel

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 1/6/2017

last visited: 5/26/2019

Image for Monument aux morts de la guerre de 1870-1871 - Bapaume, Franceview gallery

SESE94 km

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Specific Wars Monuments and MemorialsMonument aux morts de la guerre de 1870-1871 - Bapaume, France

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[EN] Monument to the memory of the French soldiers who died at the Battle of Bapaume during the War of 1870. [FR] Monument à la mémoire des soldats français morts à la bataille de Bapaume lors de la guerre de 1870.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member pmaupin

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 6/26/2017

last visited: 4/28/2017

Image for Second Battle of Arras (1918) - Dury, Pas-de-Calais, Franceview gallery

SESE95.4 km

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BattlefieldsSecond Battle of Arras (1918) - Dury, Pas-de-Calais, France

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north side of route D939

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member elyob

location: Hauts-de-France, France

date approved: 2/21/2017

last visited: never

Image for Dieppe Raid, Dieppe, Haute-Normandie, Franceview gallery

SWSW98.3 km

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World War II SitesDieppe Raid, Dieppe, Haute-Normandie, France

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Operation Jubilee, was an Allied attack on the German-occupied port of Dieppe during the Second World War.

posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member André de Montbard

location: Normandie, France

date approved: 8/9/2015

last visited: never

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