Longues-sur-Mer German artillery
According to a sign at the site, the batteries were made of "layers of earth, on an inclined plan, [which] rested on the...sidewalls. They were designed to cushion against bomb impacts, to prevent it from tipping over in the event of a near miss, and to conceal the blockhouses."
June 28, 2011 4:00 AM PDT
Photo by: Daniel Terdiman/CNET
| Caption by: Daniel Terdiman
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