Geilenkirchen – Pappelweg

Troops of the 7th Somerset Light Infantry, 43rd (Wessex) Division resting at the Pappelweg junction An der Alten Schule during the assault on Geilenkirchen in Germany, 18 November 1944.
Then image: © IWM (B 11952)
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Gillrath – Karl-Hahn-Strasse (2)

Sherman tank advancing through Gillrath near Geilenkirchen, 5 December 1944.
Then image: © IWM (BU 1416)
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Gillrath – Karl-Hahn-Strasse (1)

Shermans, including flail tanks, and other vehicles in Gillrath near Geilenkirchen, 5 December 1944. In the foreground CMP motorcyclists stand ready to direct traffic.
Then photo: © IWM (BU 1406)
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Geilenkirchen – Konrad-Adenauer-Straße

A M26 Pacific truck tractor of the 464 Ordnance Evacuation Company dragging a German Panther tank in Geilenkirchen around November 1944.
Then image: USNA
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Gillrath – Pfarrer-Lowis-Straße

A German officer captured by British troops during operations at Gillrath in the
Pfarrer-Lowis-Straße , 5 December 1944.
Then image: © IWM (BU 1408)
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Gillrath – An der Burg

Infantry march through Gillrath near Geilenkirchen, 5 December 1944.
Then image: © IWM (BU 1409)
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Geilenkirchen – Martin-Heyden-Straße

Private Sanderson made this photo in Geilenkirchen near the St-Elisabeth Krankenhaus with infantry from Company A and tanks from the Sherwood Rangers.
Then image: USNA
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Geilenkirchen – Flurstraße

British infantry in action in the streets of Geilenkirchen, Germany, December 1944
Then image: © IWM (BU 1335)
Now image: www.nustalgie.nl / Cor Sleutel 2018