Welcome to the Allied Artillery Units in the Netherlands 1944-1945
About the units of Royal Artillery-Royal Canadian Artillery-US Artillery-US/British Airborne Artillery- Polish 1st Armoured Division Artillery and the Artillery of 1st Belgium Brigade (Piron) who fought in the Netherlands during the period of September 1944- May 1945
Where possible information is given from War Diaries (No coordinates)Battle Accounts-Books/Magazine publications and personal accounts gathered by the webmaster or given to be placed on the site, by Veterans, Next of Kin, Relatives or other researchers, whom will be mentioned as source.
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An Archer SP Tank Destroyer of 55 Anti-Tank Regiment, 49 West Riding Polar Bear Division in front of Nieuw-Schoonoord at Hoofdstraat in Velp, April 1945.
5 RHA G. BATTERY, ECHT
774 US FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION
86 ANTI-TANK REGIMENT
90 HAA REGIMENT
3 SUPER HEAVY REGIMENT
69 FIELD REGT
86 FIELD REGT
94 FIELD REGT
61 ANTI-TANK REGT
40 LAA REGT
557 SL REGT
88 LAA BATTERY
(5 LAA REGIMENT RCA)
6 ANTI-TANK REGIMENT RCA
3 December 1944, 05.30hrs men of the 3 Super Heavy Regiment are preparing to fire their 240mm shells as part of a terrific barrage to open the Attack on Blerick, the town held by the Germans on the West Bank of the Maas (P. Reinders)