Here we go : -
Formed 1920 in Cuxhaven. Disbanded 8.26.39 and was divided into the following units:
4. Ersatz-Marine-Artillerie-Abteilung (Cuxhaven)
Marine-Artillerie-Abteilung 134 (Sylt)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 214 (Cuxhaven)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 224 (Wilhelmsburg-Hademarschen)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 234 (Blidsel/Sylt)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 244 (Wesermünde)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 254 (Burg/Dithmarschen)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 264 (Hörnum/Sylt)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 274 (Brunsbüttel)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 284 (Westerland)
Marine-Flak-Abteilung 294 (Balje bei Stade)
Love the net In the past it would have took weeks to find info, if you found it at all!!
Thanks HPL2008, much appreciated
This is the last one for a while. Fresh from this mornings post & not a portrait for a change!!, Cheers, Richard.
This one says:
Auf dem Schießstand
"20 July 1944.
On the shooting range
Leeuwarden is the capital city of the Dutch province of Friesland.
(PS: Note the date 20 July 1944. The men would have listened to the news that day with great interest...!)
Thanks again HPL2008, great info. Yeah, I didn't twigg the date. I wonder what they thought of that news, Cheers, Richard.
Take a look at the new postcard I just recived-Looks like the same guy maybe a brother