Montgomery addressing men of the British 15th (Scottish) Division during an investiture ceremony, 16 Sep 1944

Caption   Montgomery addressing men of the British 15th (Scottish) Division during an investiture ceremony, 16 Sep 1944 ww2dbase
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Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   4700-29 B 10010
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Operation Market Garden   Main article  Photos  Maps  
Bernard Montgomery   Main article  Photos  
Photos on Same Day 16 Sep 1944
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 9 Aug 2007
Licensing  Crown Copyright / Public Domain. According to the Crown Copyright laws of the United Kingdom, copyright protection has expired for photographs created prior to 1 Jun 1957.



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1. John Dale says:
24 Jan 2020 03:41:20 AM

Do you know where this was taken. I have little to no information on the role of the 15th Division during Market Garden. I know they were part of XII Corps and therefore guarding the left flank of XXX Corps but they seem to have started off late and did not press forward as fast as was expected. I also have so far failed to indentify the place they started from and the bridge they crossed over the Meuse-Escaut Canal.

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