A blog about my interest in all things military, wargaming and last but not least my military vehicle adventures.
Wednesday, 16 January 2013
The secret behind Norway’s massive Nazi coastal cannon
In 1942, Nazi engineers devised a plan to build a 1,500-ton supertank. The P1000 Rat, or “Land Cruiser,” was to be the largest and fiercest industrial-age ground weapon the world had ever seen. In 1943, the project was cancelled. So how did its massive gun turret wind up on a coastal hilltop in Norway ? Link