St. 117a. Regiments- oder Bataillonsgefechtsstand Haamstede
In Slotbos near Haamstede a large command bunker is situated at Moolweg, type St. 117a. (Regiments- oder Bataillonsgefechtsstand) .
During the war, Schouwen-Duiveland was defended by a battalion of the 743rd Regiment of the 719th Division.
This bunker is part of Widerstandsnest 325 H, a position of more than 20 bunkers, including bunkers for soldiers and bunkers for ammunition..
Because of its shape, the bunker has the nickname ‘the whale’ or ‘wing-bunker’. The bunker is free accessible.
- Text: Kees Boks
- Photos: Kees Boks
Address and contactinformation
4328 LC Burgh-Haamstede
- WWII grade:
Where is it?
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Point of interest
- German Kitchen Bunker (Wirtschaftsbunker) Slotbos Haamstede
- German Cable Bunker Duindoornweg
- German Hospital Bunker (118a Sanitätsunterstand) Slotbos Haamstede