September 30, 2014

Gangelt, January, 1945

Sherman Firefly in a hull-down position
A Sherman Firefly in a hull-down position. The tank was photographed near Gangelt 
on January 1, 1945. Gangelt is a German municipality, located on the Dutch/German border. 


British soldier of the Durham Light Infantry
2. A British soldier of the Durham Light Infantry (DLI) in a dugout in Ganglet.

British Cromwell artillery observation post
3. A British Cromwell artillery observation post (OP) tank near Ganglet.


Photos attribution
By No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit, via Wikimedia Commons