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Wehrtechnische Studien Sammlung

(German defense studycollection)

Location:

The museum is in the town of Koblenz, Germany. The museum is well signed.

Description

The museum describes the history of military equipment from roughly the beginning of this century until present.

Opening hours:

Daily between 11:00 and 17:00, except for Mondays.

Curiosities:

It has a very large collection of W.W.II military equipment. A list of large pieces displayed can be found here.

 

  A German 12,8cm Anti Aircraft Gun (12,8cm Flugzeug Abwehr Kanone 40)
     
  A German Kommandogerät 40. A device for directing Anti Aircraft Gun batteries.
     
  A German piece of mobile artillery (Sd.Kfz. 124 or Wespe).
     
  A German Raupen Schlepper Ost 03 with a 75cm Anti Tank gun (7,5cm Panzer Abwehr Kanone 40)
     
  A German Type XXVII Midgetsubmarine('Seehund')
     
  A German 28cm K1 gun
     
  A German 60cm High Explosive granade from the 60cm Mortar Karl.

 

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