Casemates

Some articles on casemates, casemate:

Ouvrage Soetrich - Description - Casemates, Observation Points and Shelters
... Several other casemates, observatories and infantry shelters are located around Soetrich, including Observatoire de Boust One observation cloche and one GFM cloche ... Casemate de Boust Single block with one JM/AC37 embrasure, one JM embrasure, and two GFM cloches ...
List Of Maginot Line Ouvrages - Fortified Region of The Lauter - Fortified Sector of Haguenau - Casemates
... Casemate de Sschmeltzbach Est Casemate de Walkmuhl Casemate de Drachenbronn Nord Casemate de Drachenbronn Sud Casemate de Bremmelbach Nord Casemate de Bremmelbach Sud ...
Battle Of The Afsluitdijk - Fortifications and Preparations
... on 12 May and was prepared for an assault to take the two lines of pillboxes or casemates of Fort Kornwerderzand (named after a hamlet near the dyke) ... Altogether, 17 casemates had been built ... The three main casemates were made of 3 m (9.8 ft) of reinforced concrete ...
Château De Brest - Architecture - Keep - The Bastion Sourdéac (16th Century)
... It is made up of a vast artillery platform and a set of underground casemates whose wide embrasures cover the entrance to the port ... serves a guichet (now obstructed) at the foot of the bastion, at the outside of these casemates ... Off it leads a second series of casemates, covering the main gate and the north couryard of the façade ...
Fort Douaumont - History
... rotating/retractable gun turret, four other 75 mm guns in flanking "Bourges Casemates" that swept the intervals and several machine-gun turrets ... the fort was interdicted by Hotchkiss anti-personnel revolving cannons located in wall casemates or "Coffres" present at each corner ... Conversely, the two "Casemates de Bourges" bunkers, one on each side of the fort, were totally disarmed of their four 75's ...