Britse bevrijders op weg naar Hengelo / British liberators in action by Nationaal Archief, via Flickr

British troops capture Hengelo, the Netherlands! April A Sherman turn in front of a Willis Jeep pulling a utility trailer. Also stopped behind the jeep is a British troop carrier.

Men of the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders of 3rd Canadian Infantry Division aboard a Buffalo carrier...Mehr, Germany 11 Feb 1945.

Canadians in Germany - Infantrymen of the Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry Highlanders aboard a Buffalo amphibious vehicle near Mehr, Germany, 11 February Colin C. of National Defence / Library and Archives Canada /

The Capture of Caen Hill 112. British troops advancing to Hill 112

The Capture of Caen Hill British troops advancing to Hill 112

Hengelo 1944

Hengelo 1944

43rd (Wessex) Division troops and vehicles in the main street of Xanten, 11 March 1945.

British troops belonging to the Wessex Division pause in the streets of a ruined German city, March

Historypin | Oud Hengelo, deel 28. Hengelo in oorlogstijd.

Historypin | Oud Hengelo, deel 28. Hengelo in oorlogstijd.

The most up-to-date maps for the D-Day invasion have come to light 72 years later to show the incredible detail the Allies went to to ensure victory.

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