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The V3 - a very, very, very big gun

Advantages: A little known WW2 weapon
Disadvantages: Not a great deal to see

Most of you will have heard of the V1s and V2s used by Germany at the end of World War 2, if only because you read my recent review of La Coupole, a V2 site! But how many of you have heard of the V3? Thought not. Nor me, until I visited this site near ...

Chouchinciao 01.06.2006 · Read full review
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Review of V3 Base Mimoyecques

It is rocket science!

Advantages: Interesting, original site and museum
Disadvantages: None

World War 2 museums, in my experience, come in several guises. They range from the big, impressive set-pieces at the Imperial War Museum, at Duxford and in Normandy, to the shrines to the victims, and to the merry jumble of memorabilia at the small Battl ...

Chouchinciao 27.04.2006 · Read full review
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Review of La Coupole, Calais