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  • THE POLISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN, 1944

    THE POLISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN, 1944

    part of "WĘGLAŃSKI JÓZEF (SERGEANT) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Węglański, Józef (Photographer) 1944-08

    MH 18335

    Troops of the 1st Polish Armoured Division (possibly 24th Lancer Regiment, 10th Armoured Cavalry Brigade) and local residents looking down at dead crew of a German Pak 38 anti-tank gun on the side of the road in one of the French towns, August 1944....

  • Dead Men's Shoes : French refugees raking over German clothing in the Falaise Gap, 1944

    Dead Men's Shoes : French refugees raking over German clothing in the Falaise Gap, 1944

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4982

    image: a group men and women stand in a bomb-ravaged landscape surrounded by burnt trees and vehicles. A dead horse lies on the ground behind them. They are searching through cloth and debris on the ground with their hands and with sticks.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORMANDY 1944

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORMANDY 1944

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit (Undefined) 1944-08-24

    B 9657

    A knocked-out German PzKpfw IV tank with the burnt bodies of two of its crew in the Falaise Pocket, 24 August 1944.

  • The Falaise Gap, 1944

    The Falaise Gap, 1944

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4987

    image: a man lies face down in the mud, in a war-ravaged landscape with burnt trees disappearing into the distance. He is surrounded by the stiff corpses of three horses. An empty cart stands in the background.

  • The Falaise Gap, 1944

    The Falaise Gap, 1944

    (art) Made by: Taylor, Eric Wilfred 1944

    Art.IWM ART LD 4984

    image: the stiff corpses of four horses lie in the mud in front of two empty carts. In the background there is a German armoured vehicle surrounded by a landscape of burnt and broken trees.

  • THE ALLIED CAMPAIGN IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 6 JUNE 1944 - 7 MAY 1945

    THE ALLIED CAMPAIGN IN NORTH-WEST EUROPE, 6 JUNE 1944 - 7 MAY 1945

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit (Undefined) 1944-08-25

    B 9668

    The Falaise Gap: Dead German horses among devastated vehicles and equipment in a lane in the Falaise pocket; this was a typical scene after the battle.

  • THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORMANDY 1944

    THE BRITISH ARMY IN NORMANDY 1944

    part of "WAR OFFICE SECOND WORLD WAR OFFICIAL COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit 1944-08-25

    B 9664

    A knocked-out German Panther tank and a dead infantryman in the Falaise pocket, 25 August 1944.

  • THE POLISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN, 1944

    THE POLISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN, 1944

    part of "WĘGLAŃSKI JÓZEF (SERGEANT) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Węglański, Józef (Photographer) 1944-08

    MH 18334

    Troops of the 1st Polish Armoured Division (possibly 24th Lancer Regiment, 10th Armoured Cavalry Brigade) tending graves of their fallen comrades after the Battle of Falaise Gap, August 1944. The officer on the right has the rank of Captain. Captured...

  • THE POLISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN, 1944

    THE POLISH ARMY IN THE NORMANDY CAMPAIGN, 1944

    part of "ZIMNAL MARIAN (LIEUTENANT COLONEL) COLLECTION 03" (photographs) Made by: Polish official photographer 1944-08

    MH 1436

    Scenes of total destruction on the road in the 'Corridor of Death' after the Battle of Falaise Pocket. Young German Waffen-SS soldier lying dead on the side of the road.

  • THE BATTLE OF FALAISE GAP, AUGUST 1944

    THE BATTLE OF FALAISE GAP, AUGUST 1944

    part of "WĘGLAŃSKI JÓZEF (SERGEANT) COLLECTION" (photographs) Made by: Polish official photographer 1944-08

    MH 18337

    Column of dead horses and destroyed carts, probably belonging to French refugees, on the side of the road after the Battle of Falaise Gap.

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