Ammunition and supplies dropped to the troops at Arnhem, 18 September 1944
Photograph by Sergeant D M Smith, Army Film and Photographic Unit, World War Two, North West Europe, 1944.
British airborne soldiers unwrap a Parapack dropped on a resupply flight. Thick fog in England and low clouds over the battle zone at Arnhem hampered both resupply and the air lifting of reinforcements.
From a collection of 75 British official photographs relating to 1st Airborne Division at Arnhem. Associated with Operation MARKET GARDEN.
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National Army Museum, Out of Copyright
National Army Museum, Study collection