Operation Position Bucht
The Watersplash is now built on this site, some remains can be found if you look closely.
- Always get permission from the owner
- Take a torch, a spare and one more for luck
- Don't go alone & tell someone where you will be and for how long
- You will get dirty as most are often full of rubbish and may have been used as a public toilet
- Anything you find still belongs to the person that owns the property
- Unexploded ordnance is still found in Jersey if you see or find anything that looks like ordnance please call the bomb disposal officer on 01534 612 612.
Resistance Nest (RN) = Widerstandsnest (WN)
Small pocket of resistance, these would be made up of small groups of up to 10 men with light weapons. They would man Anti-tank weapons, an observation post or a field gun.
Strongpoint (STP) = Stützpunkt St.P
Next level up from an RN and consisted of several RN's. STP areas would have a combination of weapons and different branches of the military used. Examples of this can be found with Strongpoint Greve de Lecq and Strongpoint Corbiere
Jäger Casemate was a special design and name for bunkers designed to hold a 10.5cm field gun