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 HQ Batallón) February 06, 2016
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The Light Tank M22 "Locust" was an American-designed airmobile light tank. The armor of the M22 in several areas was found to be so thin that it was incapable of even resisting the armor-piercing ammunition of a .50 caliber machine-gun. Complaints were also...read more

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We participated in reconstructing of the Operation "Varsity", the airborne assault of American and British troops on the eastern bank of the Rhein River. We represented grenadiers from 116th Panzer Division "Windhund". Along with paratroopers from 7thFallschirmjager Division, we launched a...read more

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Allied paratroopers jumping across the Rhine river into Germany near Wesel during Operation Varsity on 23-24 March, 1945. British, Canadian and American soldiers participated in this op as well as more than 1000 planes. It was the largest airborne operation of World War II.  Also shown is some...read more

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This monograph describes the planmng and executlOn of airborne operations by the Army Air Forces in the European Theater durmg
WorId War n. Intended to serve as a case history of large-scale airborne operatlOns, it seeks to anaIyze and evaluate them as a basis
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This dissertation is an examination into the evolution of Britain’s airborne forces during World War Two and their participation in two of the most contentious battles that they were involved in, Operations Market Garden and Varsity. These airborne operations were mired in controversy at the...read more

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