German attempts to secure the Bailey Bridge crossing of the Wihelmina Canal at Son. A merger of the events of the 19th and 20th September.
The Allied attempt to secure a bridgehead over the river Waal at Nijmegen.
The town of Sainte-Mère-Église was a key objective of the US 82nd Airborne Division on D-Day 6th June 1944. It was a major cross roads on the main N13 road that connected Caen to Cherbourg and by daylight the town…More Information
1st Airborne’s attempt to break through to 2 Para’s precarious hold of the Arnhem road bridge.