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What Soldiers Carried Into Battle On D-Day PLUS 360˚ Views

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Sherman 'brewed up' Caen 1944

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Sherman tank 'brewed up' Caen Summer most probably destroyed by German gun deployed in anti-tank role

A #Canadian soldier with a captured German MP 40 submachine gun (Caen, France - July, 1944). #WWII

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Canadian soldier with a captured German MP 40 submachine gun (Caen, France - July

Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-2; W.Nr. 0125228, 'Chevron L', flown by Ofw. Erwin Leibold of Stab I./JG 26, St. Omer-Arques, France, July 1942, Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-2; W.Nr. 0125299, 'Blue 2', flown by Lt. Leopold Wenger of 10.(Jabo)/JG 2, Caen-Carpiquet, France, mid-August 1942,

Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-2; W.Nr. 0125228, 'Chevron L', flown by Ofw. Erwin Leibold of Stab I./JG 26, St. Omer-Arques, France, July 1942, Focke-Wulf Fw 190 A-2; W.Nr. 0125299, 'Blue 2', flown by Lt. Leopold Wenger of 10.(Jabo)/JG 2, Caen-Carpiquet, France, mid-August 1942,

4 July 1944. Carpiquet, France. Members of the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa  having breakfast in a barnyard during battle

Members of the Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa having breakfast in a barnyard

Sten gun with Canadian soldier on a captured German half-track, Caen, France, 10 Jul 1944.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3226174)

Signalman A. McNeil entering Caen in a captured German halftrack vehicle, Caen, France, 10 July Photographer Lieut. Negative LAC MIKAN No.

Major John W. Forth, Chaplain of The Cameron Highlanders of Ottawa (right), Canadian 3rd Infantry Division, helping the unit’s Regimental Aid Party treat a wounded comrade during the Battle of Caen, France, 15 July 1944.

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Stretcher Bearers from the Cameron Highlanders of Canada attend to wounded, 1944 (sometime around D-Day)

A shot of a German grenadier of 12th SS-Hitlerjugend captured near Carpiquet Airfield, June 1944.

Private Leopold Marcoux with a prisoner of war.

Caen - Carpiquet - Officers of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada discussing tactics. July 8, 1944, Carpiquet, France.

Caen - Carpiquet - Officers of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada discussing tactics.

Caen - Carpiquet - Canadian soldiers with a member of the Luftwaffe taken prisoner. July 7, 1944.

july Canadian soldiers with a German Luftwaffe prisoner aboard a camouflaged Universal Bren Carrier.

Infantrymen of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada with their 6-pounder anti-tank gun, Carpiquet, France, 6 July 1944

Infantrymen of the Queen's Own Rifles of Canada with their anti-tank gun, Carpiquet, France, 6 July 1944

Waffen-SS PAK gunners dug in and well camouflaged at a crossroads along the Fontenay-le-Pesnel route Tilly-sur-Seulles - Carpiquet. The Germans had a nasty habit of defending crossroads slowing but ultimately not stopping the Allied advances in Normandy.

Bundesarchive Photos 1933 - all fields of WWII - Page 720

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