Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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Ca10 Vaudricourt Luftwaffe station 'Scorpion'.

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Luftwaffe station 'Scorpion'.
14./Luft.Nachr.Rgt.52.
2 x V299 Würzburg Radars.
1 x L480 Wasserman Klein Heidelberg radar.
1 x L479.
1 x L486.
1 x R646 water bunker.
2 x R622 twin group bunker.
9 x L2.
2 x Freya Stellung.
20 x Feldm.
9 x 2cm Flak 30.

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2cm Flak 30.

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Würzburg Radar.

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L480 for a Wasserman radar.

Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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I did not visit the site but it is reasonably easy to find.

Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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This is the junction that you need to take to get to Ca010.

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L480 Wasserman Klein Heidelberg Fu.MG 402 radar better known to the allies as 'Chimney'

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Freya Fu.MG 450 A/N.

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Würzburg Anton Fu.SE 62 39.

Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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03 November 1943 Kew

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Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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An Allied target air photo taken in November 1943.

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Allied drawing of a Freya radar array.

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Another Allied plan of a Wasserman S/ Klein Heidelberg

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L479 bunker for a night fighter controller 'Anton'.

Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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1943 Kew

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Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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A plan of the site showing all the buildings/bunkers/radars & AA defence.

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L486 bunker or permanent radar device?

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R622 twin group bunker.

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There were nine L2 emplacements for 2 & 3cm Flak guns.

Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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1947 Geoportail

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1947 air photo.

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You can still see the bomb craters around the area.

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Würzburg radar cabinet.

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Luftwaffe officers working on radars.

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Würzburg with the radar cabinet at the rear where the operators worked.

Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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22 December 1943 Kew

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Ca10 Vaudricourt.

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Target description:
i. Target consists of a pair of Giant Würzburgs, two Freya's, a small Wurzburg and a chimney of cylinder type.
ii. The whole site is heavily defended with light AA, machine guns, trenches and wire defences.
Details from secret Rhubarb Operations -Appendix XII. Kew.

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Spitfire photo reconnaissance.

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PRU Spitfire.

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Bomber stream.