ARNHEM OOSTERBEEK NIJMEGEN GROESBEEK GRAVE OVERLOON VENLO BETUWE (the "Island") RHINELAND (Germany)

Visit the dropping zones and the landing zones, the front areas and the battle fields in this region.

In this region, 70 years ago, the liberation of Holland started. Also from this region, in February 1945, the ultimate attack on Germany from the west began, "Operation Veritable" !

The front areas near Groesbeek, Nijmegen, Grave, Arnhem and Oosterbeek, the Battle fields, the heroic "Waalcrossing", the Arnhem bridge, ("one bridge too far"!), the Nijmegen and Grave bridge, struggles around Nijmegen in the Betuwe and Ooijpolder, the battle of Overloon (a "forgotten" tankbattle), a reflection at the Memorials and the museums.

 

Landing area and front Wylerbaan 508th PIR. Memorial Dropping Zone 504th PIR Overasselt Dropping-Landing Zone 505th PIR, front area Reichswald.
Landing area and front Wylerbaan 508th PIR. Memorial Dropping Zone 504th PIR Overasselt ....Grave Dropping-Landing Zone 505th PIR, front area "Reichswald".