Aerial view of Allied aircraft dropping paratroopers over the Netherlands, 17 Sep 1944

Caption   Aerial view of Allied aircraft dropping paratroopers over the Netherlands, 17 Sep 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseUnited States National Archives
Identification Code   ARC 531308
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Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 16 Dec 2008
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1. Carly says:
17 Jan 2014 12:09:54 PM

The landing of these paratroopers of the 501ste Regiment, (luitenant-kolonel W.O. Kinnard) was nearby the castel of Heeswijk on the photo you see the Zuid Willemsvaart canal, The dropped was planned for Veghel but it did go wrong. The hole regiment arrived in Veghel by foot about 10 km

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