The bridge at Son, the liberation of Eindhoven, and the fighting at Best are the most famous stories of the 101st Airborne Division’s participation during Operation Market Garden. Less commonly known, but just as important, are some of the toughest battles fought by this division around the areas Veghel, Eerde and Schijndel. Supported by British armour approximately three quarters of the 101st Airborne Division fought at some point in these areas. Discover these lesser known stories of actions that happened here during September 1944.
Highlights: miss-drop at Heeswijk Castle, The Cannae manoeuvre at Heeswijk, Attack on Schijndel, the battle for Eerde and the sand dunes, Koevering, Black Friday
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