Author Topic: Talus Bois German Cemetery, Montauban  (Read 750 times)

Offline charlie

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Re: Talus Bois German Cemetery, Montauban
« Reply #30 on: July 18, 2021, 08:35:26 AM »
This type of shelter was typical of those built by the Germans in 1914-15 in the areas not directly in the front line. They were built in a pit and roofed with stout timber which was covered with earth. They were superseded by the reinforced concrete shelters in 1916.
Charlie