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

18 – 20 JULY 1944: OPERATION GOODWOOD

Original film operation Goodwood:

30 JULY – 7 AUGUST 1944: OPERATION BLUECOAT

4 – 8 SEPTEMBER 1944: ANTWERP

Photos on 23rd Hussars and 8th Rifle Brigade route through Antwerp, 4 September 1944.

Original film liberation of Antwerp:

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