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Pedestal Würzburg-Radar Near Heinsberg

In a field near Heinsberg is a concrete base on which a Würzburg radar (Würzburg riese) was mounted during the Second World War.
This Würzburg radar is also known as FuMG 39 T (Funkmeßgerät, from Telefunken) or under the Luftwaffe designation FuMG 62.
This is a Funkmeßstellung 3. Ordnung which would have been part of Flugwachkommando Stetternich / Aachen.

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  • Text: Jos Birx
  • Photos: Jos Birx