Bert-Jan Sengers

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Nijmegen – Waalbridge (3), 1944, Operation Market Garden

anti-tank gun of the Anti-Tank Regiment, Guards Armoured Division, guards the approaches to Nijmegen Bridge, 21 September Then image: © IWM (B No 5 Army Film & Photogr…

Nijmegen – Waalbridge (3), 1944, Operation Market Garden

anti-tank gun of the Anti-Tank Regiment, Guards Armoured Division, guards the approaches to Nijmegen Bridge, 21 September Then image: © IWM (B No 5 Army Film & Photogr…

Operation 'Market Garden', September 1944. (Operation market garden is the single largest airborne battle in history and it is the largest Europe has ever seen, even till this day)

Operation Market-Garden, which includes the Battle for Arnhem, began in September 1944 and became the single largest airborne battle in history, even larger than the German invasion of Crete, Operation Mercury. Market-Garden was the only true attempt by t

82nd Airborne Holland

The Parachute Infantry Regiment was the first Allied troops to land in Holland as part of Operation Market Garden -- the largest airborne operation in history. A heavy water cooled Browning machine gun is covering the road.

De Valkhofbunker in Nijmegen, de enige nog overgebleven Duitse bunker in het Valkhofpark, is vanaf 25 oktober open voor het publiek. In de bunker is dan een expositie te zien over de bevrijding van Nijmegen in september 1944.

De Valkhofbunker in Nijmegen, de enige nog overgebleven Duitse bunker in het Valkhofpark, is vanaf 25 oktober open voor het publiek. In de bunker is dan een expositie te zien over de bevrijding van Nijmegen in september 1944.

Brigadier General James Gavin commander of the All American Airborne Division checks his equipment before boarding the which will take him to Holland thus opening the operation Market-Garden.

An 82nd anti-armor bazooka team covers a road near Cheneux on December 20, 1944.Ardennes

An anti-armor bazooka team covers a road near Cheneux on December