A heavily loaded Universal carrier during the advance of the British 3rd Division, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944Aerial view of the bridge over the Nederrijn, near Arhnem, the Netherlands, circa 19 Sep 1944; note British troops and armored vehicles at north end of the bridgeBritish infantry carrying assault boats in preparation for crossing the Meuse-Escaut canal at Lille-St Hubert, Belgium, 19 Sep 1944Four men of the 1st Paratroop Battalion, British 1st Airborne Division, took cover in a shell hole outside Arnhem, Netherlands, 17-25 Sep 1944
A heavily loaded Universal carrier during the advance of the British 3rd Division, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944Aerial view of the bridge over the Nederrijn, near Arhnem, the Netherlands, circa 19 Sep 1944; note British troops and armored vehicles at north end of the bridgeBritish infantry carrying assault boats in preparation for crossing the Meuse-Escaut canal at Lille-St Hubert, Belgium, 19 Sep 1944Four men of the 1st Paratroop Battalion, British 1st Airborne Division, took cover in a shell hole outside Arnhem, Netherlands, 17-25 Sep 1944
Inside the conning tower of USS Spot, Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, California, United States, 19 Sep 1944Men of 158 Brigade, UK 53rd (Welsh) Division escorting German prisoners, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944; note Universal Carrier leading the columnMen of the UK 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment marching with their vehicles and equipment along a road between Oosterbeek and Arnhem, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944Montgomery and Ramsey at Montgomery
Inside the conning tower of USS Spot, Mare Island Naval Shipyard, Vallejo, California, United States, 19 Sep 1944Men of 158 Brigade, UK 53rd (Welsh) Division escorting German prisoners, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944; note Universal Carrier leading the columnMen of the UK 2nd Battalion, South Staffordshire Regiment marching with their vehicles and equipment along a road between Oosterbeek and Arnhem, the Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944Montgomery and Ramsey at Montgomery's headquarters in Belgium during Operation Market Garden, 19 Sep 1944
The people of Eindhoven, the Netherlands lined the streets of the town to watch armored vehicles of British XXX Corps passing through, 19 Sep 1944USS Macabi underway on Lake Michigan in the United States, 19 Sep 1944Vehicles and men of the Guards Armoured Division of the British XXX Corps passing through Grave, southern Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944
The people of Eindhoven, the Netherlands lined the streets of the town to watch armored vehicles of British XXX Corps passing through, 19 Sep 1944USS Macabi underway on Lake Michigan in the United States, 19 Sep 1944Vehicles and men of the Guards Armoured Division of the British XXX Corps passing through Grave, southern Netherlands, 19 Sep 1944


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