Danish version 

 
The Author  
   
 Map and Overview
      
Map.
      
Fortification overview

Historic      
      The
Defence of Copenhagen
      
The Persons behind
      
The  Mobilisation 1914
     
Attack against Denmark

     
The Northern Defence Line
      
The Forts
     
The Batteries
     
The Flooding
      
The Positions


The Naval and Coastal Forts
      
The 1. Defence Line
      
The 2. Defence Line
      
The 3. Defence Line


The Western Defence Line
     
The Principles
    
 The Profile
     
The Caponiere
      
The Batteries
      
The Storing Facilities
 

The Tune Position
      
Modern Warfare
      
The Aerial War
      
The Position
      
The Mosede Fort
      
The Foxholes
      
The Galleries
      
The Trenches     
      
The Artillery
      
The Air Defence    
      
The Camps and Barracks
      
Other Facilities
      
Map
      
After WW I
      
The Present Remains

   
                   

 

The Fortifications of Copenhagen
 

About the Author of this site.


  

 
                                             
                                                      The author at the Masnedoe Fort 2012
 Sören Östergaard
 Denmark

sooe@dbmail.dk
 
Special interests:
  - The forts and fortresses  of the
     period prior to World War I.

  - The first and second Danish-Prussian
    war in 1848 and 1864.

  -  The Danish Coastal forts during the Cold  War.
 

 For over 30 years I have been interested in Danish muilitary history.
 Specially the period 1848 to 1920 and significance of this period for Denmark.  .

 Numerous lectures about the fortifications of Copenhagen.

 I have delivered several articles til both Danish and Scandinavian magazines and phtos

Feel free to send me a mail if  you have any questions or comments: sooe@dbmail.dk