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Fortfied Position Liège - Fort de Lantin

This fort was constructed in 1888 as part of the Fortified Position Liège.

In World War I, the fort surrendered on 15 August 1914.

In 1940, it served as munition depot and headquarters of the 3rd Infantry Division of the Belgian army.

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  • Text: Kaj Metz
  • Photos: Luc van Waeyenberge