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Arnhem 17 - 25 September 1944: Four British paratroopers moving through a shell-damaged house in Oosterbeek to which they had retreated after being driven out of Arnhem.


British airborne troops moving through a shell-damaged house in Oosterbeek near Arnhem during Operation 'Market Garden', 23 September 1944.

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  • jeremyo :

    4 November 2013 at 17:08
    @Agnes S: I don't believe that we have that information, but if you have any information or pictures to support this idea we'd be very interested.
  • Agnes S :

    4 November 2013 at 0:44
    Are the name of the four paratroopers known? I swear the man in the red beret is my father Pte Thomas Smith of the 3rd Battalion1st Airborne.

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