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This contains information written on the back of the original print and some of it may be inaccurate.

CG-4A Gliders of the 314th Troop Carrier Group are lined up in preparation for towing by C-47 Skytrains. Image via Dave Benfield. Written on slide casing: '314 TCG, 24/3/45.'



  • Poix-en-Picardie

    Military site : airfield
    Poix-en-Picardie was used by the 314th Troop Carrier Group from February and October 1945. From Poix, the 314th released gliders carrying troops and equipment to the Wesel area on 24 March 1945 when the Allies launched the airborne assault across the...


Date Contributor Update
08 September 2014 15:36:00 AAM AAM ingest

IWM, Roger Freeman Collection