8th Rifle Brigade - from Normandy to the Baltic - June 1944 - May 1945

OTHER DOCUMENTS

Formation and training, England: 1 September 1939 – 13 June 1944

London Rifle Brigade, Standing Orders and Rules, 1939

Wartime edition of the L.R.B. Record, The Journal of the London Rifle Brigade (2 issues)

Rifle Brigade POW Fund, dance invitation, 19 June 1942

Training pamphlets (3 pcs.)

BLA (British Liberation Army), France, Belgium, Holland, Germany: 13 June 1944 – 12 May 1945

Items Rfn. Maurice Williams, of his time in Normandy and after getting wounded on Hill 112, on 29 Junu 1944 (14 docs.)

Wartime edition of the L.R.B. Record, The Journal of the London Rifle Brigade (1 issue)

Christmas cards, 1944, related to 8th Rifle Brigade, 29th Armoured Brigade and 11th Armoured Division.

‘The Bulletin’, 11th Armoured Division’s bulletin (2 issues)

Postwar, Schloss Gottorf, Schleswig, Germany period: 12 May 1945 – …

Hooch list Schloss Gottorf - note phone number to Regimental Aid Post at bottom - Sgt. Fruin collection
Hooch list Schloss Gottorf - note phone number to Regimental Aid Post at bottom - Sgt. Fruin collection

Farewell ‘Pip’ Roberts to 11th Armoured Division