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by housil
Mon Sep 28, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Maginot Line
Replies: 5
Views: 720

Re: The Maginot Line

Now it was a 600 Meters walk into the tunnel to the combat part of the fort IMG_8407.JPEG IMG_8411.JPEG Combat commanders room IMG_8416.JPEG Observation room IMG_8426.JPEG IMG_8428.JPEG Each place has a photo and drawing of the observers few IMG_8433.JPEG Artillery commanding room IMG_8442.JPEG Comb...
by housil
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Maginot Line
Replies: 5
Views: 720

Re: The Maginot Line

Clinic IMG_8378.JPEG Elevated room - right, restroom IMG_8382.JPEG bunk beds IMG_8383.JPEG post OP ward IMG_8387.JPEG Operating room IMG_8390.JPEG IMG_8391.JPEG See that tiny office and the bed above so the guy on charge "can" sleep there IMG_8396.JPEG Dentist IMG_20200927_160748.jpg bath rooms & sh...
by housil
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Maginot Line
Replies: 5
Views: 720

Re: The Maginot Line

Want to see their chow hall?! They didn´t have one... So where did they eat? The enlisted man had tables at the hallways to fold down and eat there IMG_8339.JPEG IMG_8361.JPEG IMG_8362.JPEG Officers had their own kitchen and cafeteria IMG_8353.JPEG IMG_8354.JPEG IMG_8355.JPEG IMG_8356.JPEG enlisted ...
by housil
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Maginot Line
Replies: 5
Views: 720

Re: The Maginot Line

First station after entering the fort (and walking down 135 stairs) is the power plant and ammo storage IMG_8294.JPEG long tunnels into the single storage faciliteis IMG_8296.JPEG The tiny chappel, sits four IMG_8307.JPEG Rest rooms IMG_8309.JPEG No idea why all rest rooms where elevated IMG_8310.JP...
by housil
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Off-Topic
Topic: The Maginot Line
Replies: 5
Views: 720

The Maginot Line

Last weekend I did a quick trip to France to see fortifications of the "Maginot Line" . Keep in mind, the Maginot Line was a line of fortifications all along the French border. I visited the Fort Schönbourg what is huge! Manned with 630 soldiers IMG_8277.JPEG The visitors entrance to where the fort ...
by housil
Fri Sep 25, 2020 3:45 am
Forum: Buy/Sell/Trade
Topic: ISO: Vintage West German Ration
Replies: 2
Views: 663

Re: ISO: Vintage West German Ration

They were occasionally on Germanys Ebay .

Browse at the military food section:
https://www.ebay.de/b/NATO-Artikel-zur- ... n_16579124

I´m there daily, but haven´t seen one since... Image
by housil
Mon Sep 14, 2020 4:14 am
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Issues/Delays With Overseas Shipping
Replies: 8
Views: 587

Re: Issues/Delays With Overseas Shipping

bart wrote:
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:33 pm
No issues from the UK to USA - if you ever need anything sent to USA through UK i’m happy to help
So Corona is only harmful to German DHL?! :mrgreen: :mrgreen:
by housil
Sun Sep 13, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: International Rations
Topic: Issues/Delays With Overseas Shipping
Replies: 8
Views: 587

Re: Issues/Delays With Overseas Shipping

I tried to send from Germany, my first parcel got rejected due to corona.
Now I can send Germany to Canada, but no airmail, just by ship.
Germany to USA no service at all :cry: only when send as "premium" means postal service charges extra :evil: €22 per Kilogramm.
by housil
Sun Aug 30, 2020 6:05 am
Forum: MREs
Topic: US MRE FRH packed in an extra pouch?
Replies: 8
Views: 1170

Re: US MRE FRH packed in an extra pouch?

I then thought it was old stock that they threw in there until i found an article about the purchase of TrueTech Inc and Innotech Inc in July 2014. They started a new divivision of Luxfer called “Luxfer Magtech” so there is absolutely no doubt that this was made post July 2014 My first idea was not...