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Fliegerhorst Venlo - Guardhouse main gate
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member moose61
N 51° 22.269 E 006° 11.802
32U E 304884 N 5694829
Quick Description: Fliegerhorst Venlo was the largest airfield of the Germans during WW2 (1800 ha). It was part of the defence line „Kammhuberlinie“.
Location: Limburg, Netherlands
Date Posted: 2/15/2011 1:50:26 PM
Waymark Code: WMAR2C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
Views: 16

Long Description:
At the location you will find a chapel, which was during WW2 the guard house of the main gate. Notice the shooting holes at the sides of the chapel.

Behind the chapel you will find a memorial plague.

The green buildings behind the chapel (scouting group building) are located on the location where the guard buildings used to be located. After WW2 the guard buildings and the gates were removed.
Related Website: [Web Link]

Admission Fee: Free

Opening Days/Times:
24x7 (public road)


Supplementary Related Website: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
Posting a picture(s) of the location would be nice although not required.
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