B1 /5a Doppel-MG-Schartenstand

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Type B1 /5a
Name Doppel-MG-Schartenstand


B1 /5a Doppel-MG-Schartenstand. This type is part of the Pioniersprogram 1938.

a. MG battle room (2.00 m x 2.20 m)
b. Room with 10 beds (2.80 m x 4.00 m)
c. MG battle room (2.00 m x 2.20 m)


Dimensions 6.80 m x 8.30 m
Gas locks 1
Number of MG guns 2


B1 /5a Doppel-MG-Schartenstand, version Fest.Pi.Stb 21. This type does not use armoured plates in the battle rooms as can be seen on the plans.


Source: Der Westwall zwischen Niederrhein und Schnee-Eifel, Manfred Groß, Rheinland-Verlag GmbH, Köln, 1982 (not available in the bookstore anymore)

Article created on 3/10/2010 by rene.
The last change was made on 4/22/2010 by rene.


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