Bunker type overview LVZ West

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Some of the bunkers from the LVZ were based on bunkers from the Limes program with changes regarding the size of entrances. From this page links are made to the individual bunker types were more information is given together with ground plans.

Type Name

Occupation

Total

NRW

B MG-Schartenstand

6

251

27

F Gruppenunterstand

18

470

167

K Gefechtstand

24

43

6

M Munitionsraum

0

173

97

Pz Stand fur Batteriefuhrung

15

141

48

U Doppelgruppenunterstand

27

438

0

V Gruppenunterstand am Vorderhang

12

29

0

 

Besides the bunkers there were gun positions were the flak guns were placed.

Gun positions
Type Schmidtheim
Type Ginnick
Type Kirpenich
Type Niederzier
Type Ottenberg

 

For the aiming equipment special positions were build. From these positions there were cables to transfer the information to the gun positions.

Commando positions
Type Schmidtheim
Type Dahlemer Binz

 

Source:

- Bunkerstellungen der Luftverteidigungszone West im Rheinland und Hitlers Hauptquartier in Bad Münstereifel-Rodert

- Der Westwall zwischen Niederrhein und Schnee-Eifel

Article created on 5/7/2010 by rene.
The last change was made on 9/16/2010 by rene.

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