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.
UPDATE 01-02-2014

86 ANTI-TANK REGIMENT


UPDATE 10-02-2014

SEVERAL UNITS


UPDATE 23-02-2014

90 HAA REGIMENT


UPDATE 20-03-2014

3 SUPER HEAVY REGIMENT


UPDATES 06-04-2014

LEAFLETS

69 FIELD REGT

86 FIELD REGT

94 FIELD REGT

61 ANTI-TANK REGT

40 LAA REGT

557 SL REGT


UPDATE 12-04-2014

88 LAA BATTERY

(5 LAA REGIMENT RCA)


UPDATE 16-04-2014

6 ANTI-TANK REGIMENT RCA


UPDATE 17-05-2014

81 AIRBORNE AA BATTALION


UPDATE 30-05-2014

61 MEDIUM REGIMENT

69 FIELD REGIMENT


UPDATE 5-7-2014

91 ANTI-TANK REGIMENT

81 US AAA BATALION


UPDATE 10-8-2014

40 LAA REGIMENT 1945


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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)