Join the men of the 6th British Airborne Division on their mission to take Bénouville Bridge on the night of the 5th to the 6th of June 1944.
In glider No. 1, the soldiers were braced arm-in-arm ready for the huge impact of the aircraft hitting the ground. There was a deafening noise as the Horsa ploughed the ground in a shower of sparks before coming to a stop by the barbed wire fence surrounding the bridge. “Everyone out! Move it lads!” yelled an officer as he leapt out of the glider…
- Beau livre
- 130x210 mm