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  • OPERATION 'MARKET GARDEN' (THE BATTLE FOR ARNHEM): 17 - 25 SEPTEMBER 1944

    OPERATION 'MARKET GARDEN' (THE BATTLE FOR ARNHEM): 17 - 25 SEPTEMBER 1944

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    B 10113

    Personalities: General Sir Bernard Montgomery KCB DSO, Commander of 21st Army Group., who was the originator of 'Operation Market Garden' which he intended to be 'a springboard for a powerful and full-blooded thrust to the heart of Germany...

  • BRITISH MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    BRITISH MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    B 10557

    The Medical Chain of Evacuation: Medical Officer Captain Parfitt and his orderly administer an emergency plasma transfusion to a serious casualty outside a tented Field Dressing Unit (FDS) established in the grounds of a country house near Oostemalle in...

  • Armoured Fighting Vehicles entering Weert, Belgium

    Armoured Fighting Vehicles entering Weert, Belgium

    (art) Made by: Payne, Edward Raymond 1944-10-01

    Art.IWM ART LD 5455

    image: A Sherman Tank crosses a small stone bridge on entering a Belgian village. The soldiers driving the tank are greeted by a civilian woman and children, who wave from the side of the road.

  • Unloading Flour at Antwerp: 2nd December 1944

    Unloading Flour at Antwerp: 2nd December 1944

    (art) Made by: Hennell, Thomas Barclay 1944-12-02

    Art.IWM ART LD 4741

    image: a scene at Antwerp dock, with sacks of flour being loaded onto a cart by workmen in blue uniforms. Three workhorses wait to transport various loads. The scene is surrounded by large metal cranes and transport ships, which are moored by the...

  • THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE (BEF) IN FRANCE 1939-1940

    THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE (BEF) IN FRANCE 1939-1940

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    O 231

    51st Highland Division in the Maginot Line: A French sentry presents arms as British troops enter a fort on the Maginot Line.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    BU 458

    Major Stewart Fotheringham and CSM Low of 'X' Company Scots Guards (under command of 1st Welsh Guards) watch mopping up operations during the advance on Brussels, 4 September 1944. The Major is carrying a German KAR 98 rifle.

  • THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE (BEF) IN FRANCE 1939-1940

    THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE (BEF) IN FRANCE 1939-1940

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Keating, Geoffrey (Major)

    O 227

    51st Highland Division in the Maginot Line: British soldiers pass over a drawbridge into Fort de Sainghain on the Belgian Frontier.

  • BRITISH MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    BRITISH MEDICAL SERVICES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit

    B 10572

    The Medical Chain of Evacuation: No 20 Field Dressing Station (FDS) established in the grounds of a country house near Oostemalle in Belgium in October 1944. The FDS was acting as an Advanced Surgical Unit. The units attached comprise No 37 and No 48...

  • THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE (BEF) IN FRANCE 1939-1940

    THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE (BEF) IN FRANCE 1939-1940

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: War Office official photographer

    O 228

    51st Highland Division in the Maginot Line: A soldier from the Cameron Highlanders looks through a periscope in the Fort de Sainghain.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE 1944-45

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Hewitt (Sgt)

    BU 546

    Cromwell and Stuart tanks of Guards Armoured Division passing German POWs during the advance to Brussels, 3 September 1944.

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