to the website dedicated to the Feldmunitionlager 1106.
"Best seen in 1280 x 1024"
was the code name given to the V1 underground supply
depot situated in the caves near the small French town Saint Leu d'Esserent.
This town is seated on the banks of the river Oise in the department of
the same name.
following pages, there are many links to other sources, books, film and
documents which over the years I have collected. Being such a huge subject
I shall present the reader with a individual page for each topic. A lot
of cross reference is to be had and can become confusing at first.
is mainly on Saint Leu d'Esserent LEOPOLD
however, Saint Maximin (Trossy) MARTHA,
a town situaded on the opposite bank was also part of the V1 supply structure in
the Oise region as well as other small towns in France. These all interlink and throughout
the following pages the reader shall be presented with topics concerning
these places. A good place to start is by looking at the maps below to become
a custom to the area of operations.
shall try and provide a better picture of the V1 supply depot, RAF
bombing raids, the SOE operations, local events which
during the war all played a part in stopping the supply of the launch sites
and finally the end of the V1 flying bombs destened for England. I shall
try and share as much information as possible but if anybody has family
members or friends who played a part in the operations on either side I
would be very pleased to here from you.
follow the links either in the text or at the end of each page to find out
more concerning each topic.