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Marine Artillerie Abteilung 205 headquarters, Hoek van Holland

The headquarters of the Marine Artillerie Abteilung 205 was located just north of Vineta. From here the commander of this artillery unit could direct the naval artillery in the Festung Hoek van Holland. The staff 1./M.A.A. 205 occupied the position.

Commanders M.A.A. 205
Name Period
Korvettenkapitän Hultzsch 5. 40- 6. 41
Fregattenkapitän (M.A.) Münzenmaier 6. 41- 2. 44
Korvettenkapitän (M.A.) Werntgen 2. 44- 3. 44
Korvettenkapitän (M.A.) Dr. Hermann Schneider 3. 44- 4. 44
Korvettenkapitän (M.A.) Josef Christian 4. 44-(End of war)

The following bunkers survive today:

  • 3 x M 151
  • 1 x M 152
  • 1 x 621
  • 1 x KSS

One of the bunkers, a Kabelschaltstelle (telephone junction bunker) with daytime quarters was converted to a vacation bungalow in 2020. Follow the project on Cocondo.

Marine Artillerie Abteilung 205 headquarters, Hoek van Holland

Overview of the complex with entrances to bunkers and covered trenches.