Wassermann radar at Cap Ferret

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Wassermann radar at Cap Ferret

Post by jopaerya » 21 Jun 2022 07:51

Hello Al

Near the old destroyed lighthouse there is a picture known with a radar, possible a Wassermann .
Is this Wassermann radar from the Kriegsmarine of Luftwaffe ( Karpfen ) , there are some site's and
books that say there was a concrete block for Wassermann at the coast ?? Who can help me ??

Sorry I don't know the source of the picture , Jos
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Re: Wassermann radar at Cap Ferret

Post by Bo2 » 21 Jun 2022 10:25

Bonjour Jos

Source SHD ;-)

There is/was some concrete at Ar32...?
A)
Ar32 acroche hauban (07) 03.jpg
Ar32 acroche hauban (07) 02.jpg
B)
Ar32 embase (08) 04_1.jpg
Ar32 embase (08) 09_1.jpg
Ar32 embase (08) 10_1.jpg
JF
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Re: Wassermann radar at Cap Ferret

Post by jopaerya » 21 Jun 2022 17:58

Fantastic JF

But that would mean two Wassermann's there ??

Regards Jos

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Re: Wassermann radar at Cap Ferret

Post by Bo2 » 22 Jun 2022 05:59

Bonjour Joss

No, that's the two parts that stay in Ar32
I had heard/read that French found Wasserman parts in boxes at the end of the War in Ar32.
They used this to built a temporaire lighthouse.

JF

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Re: Wassermann radar at Cap Ferret

Post by jopaerya » 22 Jun 2022 08:54

Oke JF :thumbsup: :thumbsup: :thumbsup:

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