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Coordinates: 44°52′00″N 6°44′00″E / 44.8666667°N 6.7333333°E / 44.8666667; 6.7333333

Ouvrage Les Aittes
Part of Maginot Line, Alpine Line
Southeast France
Concrete, steel
In use Abandoned
Controlled by France
Battles/wars Battle of France
Ouvrage Les Aittes
Type of work: Small artillery work (Petit ouvrage)
Fortified Sector of Dauphine
Number of blocks: 5

Ouvrage Les Aittes was a lesser work (petit ouvrage) of the Maginot Line's Alpine extension, the Alpine Line. The ouvrage consisted of one entry block, three infantry blocks and one observation block facing Italy, about 2two kilometers east of Cervières, Hautes-Alpes.


  • Allcorn, William. The Maginot Line 1928-45. Oxford: Osprey Publishing, 2003. ISBN 1-84176-646-1
  • Kauffmann, J.E. and Kaufmann, H.W. Fortress France: The Maginot Line and French Defenses in World War II, 2006. ISBN 0-275-98345-5

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