Foto, Photo, Bild: Bundesarchiv, #183-J27759 / CC-BY-SA 3.0, public domain.

After the surrender of Lt Col Frost’s 2nd Battalion, 1 Parachute Brigade on the bridge, the withdrawal of the other British units from Arnhem and the digging in of the remainder of 1(UK) Airborne Division in Oosterbeek, the eventual capture of these forces was the final task to be achieved by the German forces. During this walking tour along parts of the Oosterbeek external perimeter, you will be informed about the German plans to do just that. You will also be told about the last-minute escape of the majority of British troops encircled by the Germans.


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