Operation Market Garden parachute drop zone

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Operation Market Garden parachute drop zone

Description

Oblique aerial photograph taken during the drop showing a field and wood landscape covered with parachutes, the majority discarded and the rest open as paratroopers land. Identified as west of Wolfheze in the area known as Drop Zone ‘X’. The track through the centre is Telefoonweg and the farm at far left, Jonkershoeve. This item was sent to the IBCC Digital Archive already in digital form: no better quality copies are available.

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One b/w photograph

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“Operation Market Garden parachute drop zone,” IBCC Digital Archive, accessed March 4, 2024, https://ibccdigitalarchive.lincoln.ac.uk/omeka/collections/document/376.

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