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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
 

The Trenches of the Tune Position

                                                                   
  
 In frornt of the Tune Position were the several trenches. The were digged by the enlisted men, and inspired of the experiences of WWI.
 It was an enormous work.
In 1916 Colonel Nyholm mentions 4200 small trench rooms.
 
                                                  
Pioneers and infantry in the trench
 
 
                                       
  Trench at Tune


 

 In front og the trences there were fields of barbed wire, 10 og 14 metres wide. There was ordered 148.000 poles,  4.400.000 metres of barbed
 wire and
1.950.000 nails.

 
                                               
        
   Barbed wire from the western Front.

 The Flanking Spositions:
 At the end of each trench, flanking positions were made.Wooden constructions, cocered with earth and front of concrete.  The was a room for
 the crew, and a room for two machineguns in the front. There was a floodligt outside the bunker. Some of the flanking positions were supposed
 to receive crew and guns from bunker that were destroyed. Totally there were 37 flanking positions, of which 8 were prepared for recieving crew
 from destroyed bunkers.