8th Rifle Brigade - from Normandy to the Baltic - June 1944 - May 1945
PHOTO AND FILM – FRANCE TO GERMANY
Photos and (links to) films of 8th Rifle Brigade’s and 11th Armoured Division’s campaign through France, Belgium, Holland and Germany.
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28 – 30 JUNE 1944: OPERATION EPSOM
Original film operation Epsom:
18 – 20 JULY 1944: OPERATION GOODWOOD
Original film operation Goodwood:
30 JULY – 7 AUGUST 1944: OPERATION BLUECOAT
Original film operation Blueacoat:
4 – 8 SEPTEMBER 1944: ANTWERP
Photos on 23rd Hussars and 8th Rifle Brigade route through Antwerp, 4 September 1944.
Original film liberation of Antwerp: