One of the highlights of a tour of he Chemin des Dames battlefield site, was this very impressive Fort de Condé. It did not play a huge part in the Great War, though there was some fighting, but is a fascinating and very well preserved...更多
The fort of Condé is a stronghold, completed in 1882 as part of a network of detached fortresses built by general Seré de Rivières. Outdated by 1885 (!) due to rapid scientific developments in the field of artillery it was decommissioned in 1912.