Eindhoven, September 18th 1944  This picture is taken on Frankrijk Straat; just a few hundred yards South of the two German 88mm guns that "F"-Co./506th destroyed on Klooster Dreef. In the photo we see Colonel Robert F. Sink, the Commanding Officer of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, walking towards the center of Eindhoven.

Eindhoven, September 18th 1944 This picture is taken on Frankrijk Straat; just a few hundred yards South of the two German 88mm guns that "F"-Co./506th destroyed on Klooster Dreef. In the photo we see Colonel Robert F. Sink, the Commanding Officer of the 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment, walking towards the center of Eindhoven.

Cromwell tanks of Guard's Armoured Division, British XXX Corps driving along 'Hell's Highway' toward Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 20 Sep 1944

Cromwell tanks of Guard's Armoured Division, British XXX Corps driving along 'Hell's Highway' toward Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 20 Sep 1944

88mm dual purpose artillery piece captured in Eindhoven on 18 September, 1944

88mm dual purpose artillery piece captured in Eindhoven on 18 September, 1944

A captured German 88mm gun in Eindhoven

A captured German 88mm gun in Eindhoven

Cromwell tanks of Guard's Armoured Division, British XXX Corps driving along 'Hell's Highway' toward Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 20 Sep 1944 — em Eindhoven, Vlokhovenseweg.

Cromwell tanks of Guard's Armoured Division, British XXX Corps driving along 'Hell's Highway' toward Nijmegen, the Netherlands, 20 Sep 1944 — em Eindhoven, Vlokhovenseweg.

Ghosts of War - Allied soldiers walking towards center of Eindhoven, September 18th 1944, Frankrijkstraat Eindhoven - Then & Now combined by juffrouwjo, via Flickr

Ghosts of War - Allied soldiers walking towards center of Eindhoven, September 18th 1944, Frankrijkstraat Eindhoven - Then & Now combined by juffrouwjo, via Flickr

Liberation of Eindhoven - In front of the Lighttower

Liberation of Eindhoven - In front of the Lighttower

left: Sink (middle) marched into Eindhoven with his men to move the 506th command post to Eindhoven . This photo is made in Eindhoven, Frankrijkstraat. Easy Company. The Beginning

left: Sink (middle) marched into Eindhoven with his men to move the 506th command post to Eindhoven . This photo is made in Eindhoven, Frankrijkstraat. Easy Company. The Beginning

British Guards Armoured division driving through delighted locals in Eindoven en route to Arnhem

British Guards Armoured division driving through delighted locals in Eindoven en route to Arnhem

Liberation Eindhoven, 18th September 1944, depicting vanguard units of Gen. Horrocks XXX-Corps and the 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.

Liberation Eindhoven, 18th September 1944, depicting vanguard units of Gen. Horrocks XXX-Corps and the 506th Regiment, 101st Airborne Division.

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