Tiger Track


① memo 20171103 ~ Tiger Track ~ Volunteer “war-archeologist” Frits rebuilding the narrow gauge rail track , constructed and used by the German occupier during World War Two for the construction etc of the bunkers of the former Luftwaffe Radar site “TIGER Stellung” , filmed a month ago accompanied by volunteer guide Peter de Jong on the Wadden Isle Terschelling , Netherlands

Jerry Posts


① memo 20171102 ~ Jerry Posts ~ ‘Moffenpaaltjes’ – ‘moffen’ dutch pejorative term for Germans – iron posts with leaf-like top of barbed wire fence used by the German occupier during World War Two around the bunkers of the former Luftwaffe Radar site “TIGER Stellung” (http://bunkersterschelling.nl ) , filmed a month ago on the Wadden Isle Terschelling , Netherlands

Skoda


① memo 20171031 ~ Skoda ~ Beachcomber Hille van Dieren together with other local volunteer “war-archeologists” ‘exhumed’ this wreckage of a 1936 Skoda car at the former Luftwaffe Radar site “TIGER Stellung” on the Wadden Isle Terschelling. This Skoda 420P cabriolet was owned by the Frisean Roelof Beetsma , when in 1943-’44, the Germans requisitioned his car for use by the Luftwaffe personnel and staff of the ‘TIGER Stellung’. Filmed last month – with volunteer guide Peter de Jong telling this story in dutch – in one of the bunkers of the Tiger Bunkermuseum Terschelling ( http://bunkersterschelling.nl ) , Netherlands.

Bunker Leader


① memo 20171030 ~ Bunker Leader ~ Leader room ( Führer raum ) in one of the bunkers — G23 Type St.-L410A Anti-Aircraft Bunker —  of the former Luftwaffe Radar site “TIGER Stellung” on the Wadden Isle Terschelling – filmed last month. They were built by the German occupier during World War Two and were part of the German defence line against allied Bombers on their way to bomb Germany. This bunker (Typ L/410A ) and a few other ‘museum bunkers’ – of the over 100 bunkers in total – of the Tiger Stelling on this island are being restored and made accessible to the public by the volunteers of the Bunkermuseum Terschelling  , Netherlands