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Band of Brothers – Easy Company 506 PIR in The Netherlands

Band of Brothers – Easy Company 506 PIR in The Netherlands

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Who doesn’t know the TV-series Band of Brothers? Join this tour and visit the locations where Easy Company 506 Parachute Infantry Regiment’s story actually took place. This is a unique opportunity for you to join a guide who regularly tours with not only guests of the largest war museum in the world but also actors from the series, veterans and their families. Find out what actually happened and how this relates to the Band of Brothers TV-series.


Highlights
: The dropzone, Son, Easy in Eindhoven, the attack Nuenen, the fighting at Logtenburg, Heteren Crossroads, Operation Pegasus I


Inclusive
: ✓ Private guide ✓ Tailored itinerary ✓ Tour booklet

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Private tour - full day
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Description

There are many unique and personal stories surrounding Operation Market Garden. The Battle of Arnhem and the Waal crossing at Nijmegen are more commonly known because of the film A Bridge Too Far. In more recent years, the US 506th Parachute Infantry Regiment and more specifically Easy Company have become well-known because of the HBO TV-series Band of Brothers based on the book written by the historian Stephen Ambrose.
During the tour you will follow the trail of Easy Company, visiting the locations they fought over during their time in the Netherlands. Not only do we visit well-known locations from the series such as Nuenen and the Crossroads but also lesser known locations. Throughout this tour you will hear the stories relating to the experiences undertaken by Easy Company 506 PIR providing you with a unique and in-depth understanding into the men who fought here.

Additional information

Operation

Operation Market Garden

Country

The Netherlands

Type of tour

Private tour

Verplaatsingswijze

Car or minibus, Coach bus

Date

To be confirmed

Location start point

To be confirmed

Start time

09:00 hours

Duration

1 day

Included

Private guide, Tour booklet

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