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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Hoensbroek, Holland, men of 463 Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion september 1944, in a valley between the Wilhelminastraat, Terveurdtweg Maarten Luther Kingstraat and the Buttingstraat, on the land of farmer Baetsen, The house on the right is Broekstraat 2, birthplace of Bernard Grothues, of Heemkundevereniging Hoensbroek who provide the information.
UPDATE 09-06-2015

774 US FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION


UPDATE 09-06-2015

53 HEAVY REGIMENT


UPDATE 09-06-2015

13 CANADIAN FIELD REGIMENT


UPDATE 07-07-2015

REGIMENTAL HISTORIES

283 FIELD ARTILLERY BATTALION

408 BATTERY 123 LAA REGIMENT

53 HEAVY REGIMENT

463 ANTI AIRCRAFT ARTILLERY BN


UPDATE 26-07-2015

1ST AIRLANDING LIGHT REGIMENT RA


UPDATE 29-07-2015

2ND BATTERY D TROOP 1ST AIRLANDING LIGHT REGIMENT RA






 

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)