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, Last update: October 22 2016,
Near the towns of Ludwikowice Kłodzkie and Miłków in Poland lie the remains of the Dynamit Nobel A.G. plant. In German times these towns were named Ludwigsdorf and Mölke.

, Last update: October 22 2016,
Construction on Project Riese and Rzeczka started in 1943 and the Germans kept on digging until the Russian army took over the region in 1945. The tunnels and chambers...

, Last update: April 14 2016,
Beginning just after WW1, there was an American congressional effort to encourage industrial development in places like Eastern Tennessee, where, if war became imminent, those industries could convert to...

, Last update: February 15 2016,
This Bailey bridge lies in between the former positions of Widerstandsnest 31H and Widerstandsnest 32H along the former Anti-Tank trench of Fortress Hook of Holland.

, Last update: January 2 2016,
Miass has the UralAZ factory, a truck plant with the same name as the mountain ridge. The Zis-5 lorry was build here in the years of World War Two....

, Last update: October 6 2016,
In 1943 Minister of Armament and War Production Albert Speer, started, to talk about project Riese with the management of Organisation Todt. Project Riese, a series of vast tunnel...

, Last update: November 22 2015,
Челябинский тракторный завод (ЧТЗ) or phonetic "Chelyabinskiy traktornyy zavod" (ChTZ), is the full name of the tractor plant in Chelyabinsk. It was founded on 1 June 1933 and...

, Last update: January 6 2016,
This is one of the "Sonderbauten" which was planned to be built by organisation Todt between 1943 and 1944 in France. The underground complex was ment to be used...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The development of the V-3 weapon, was yet another Third Reich Vengeance project aiming to unleish it's reign across the English Channel and target London from the European mainland....

, Last update: February 18 2014,
In November 1938 Generalfeldmarschall Walther von Brauchitsch gave the green light for further development of the Peenemünde rocket programs and the mass-production of rockets. This development also fuelled the...

, Last update: January 7 2016,
The Historisches Technisches Museum Peenemünde Im Kraftwerk is largely situated on the grounds of the power plant of Heeresversuchsanstalt Peenemünde, a former army research center where weapons like the...

, Last update: February 19 2014,
On June 1942, Hitler personally decided that both the V1 and V2 projects were of equal importance and each needed to be given the highest priority. With the defeat...

, Last update: February 18 2014,
On the 3rd of October 1942, for the first time in human history, a ballistic missile, the A4 (or V2) rocket, was succesfully launched and even reached space. A...

, Last update: December 6 2015,
Due to the effective bombardments of the Allied forces on infrastructure and war industry, Germany was forced to search for solutions to keep up with the demand of war...

, Last update: December 7 2015,
In the Second World War the transmitter was used by the German Kriegsmarine to contact U-boats in the Atlantic Ocean. FLAK positions were placed on several of the buildings...




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