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Paratroopers of 1st Allied Airborne Army receiving a final briefing before embarking on Operation Market Garden, 17 Sep 1944

Caption   Paratroopers of 1st Allied Airborne Army receiving a final briefing before embarking on Operation Market Garden, 17 Sep 1944 ww2dbase
Source    ww2dbaseImperial War Museum
Identification Code   4700-06 EA 37782
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Photos on Same Day See all photos dated 17 Sep 1944
Added By C. Peter Chen
Added Date 18 Jan 2008
Licensing  Public Domain. According to the United Kingdom Copyright, Designs and Patents Act 1988, copyright protection has expired for photographs created prior to 1 Jun 1957.



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1. mike davidson says:
24 Feb 2011 04:35:22 PM

my grandfather died many yrs ago we just found his stuff from the war..he told me he was wounded in market garden but my aunt and history say no , i want to know how he came to have a patch from the 1st allied airbourne

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