Airlanding

Some articles on airlanding:

Maurice Anderson
... joined the British 6th Airborne Division in 1943, and became CO of the 195th (Airlanding) Field Ambulance. 24 March 1945, Lieutenant-Colonel Anderson was in command of 195 Airlanding Field Ambulance, which collected, treated and held over four hundred casualties. 1) MOD Report Account of Operations, 6 Airlanding Brigade (2) Report Account of Operations, 195 Airlanding Field Ambulance from Pegasus Archive (3) BBC People's War, 195 Airlanding Field Ambulance Ardennes and Rhine ...
6th Airlanding Brigade (United Kingdom)
... The 6th Airlanding Brigade was a glider infantry brigade forming part of the British airborne forces during the Second World War. 1st Parachute Brigade, however, the 6th Airlanding Brigade was no longer needed there and was returned to normal infantry duties, renamed the 31st Independent Infantry Brigade ...
1st Airlanding Brigade (United Kingdom)
... The 1st Airlanding Brigade was an airborne brigade of the British Army during the Second World War and the only glider infantry formation assigned to the 1st Airborne Division ... Two of the initial four infantry battalions left in May 1943 to form the 6th Airlanding Brigade and were replaced by a single new battalion, thereby ... in the fighting around Arnhem, 1st Airlanding Brigade along with the rest of 1st Airborne Division held out against overwhelming German odds ...
1st Airlanding Brigade (United Kingdom) - Operations - Norway
... Operation Doomsday After Arnhem, reinforcements for the 1st Airlanding Brigade began to bring the brigade up to strength ... The 1st Airborne Division including the airlanding brigade, the Special Air Service Brigade and an ad-hoc brigade formed from the divisional artillery were sent to disarm the German occupation forces in Norway ... After landing nearby, 1st Airlanding Brigade occupied the Norwegian capital Oslo, where Brigadier Bower became Commander, Oslo Area for the duration of the division's time in Norway ...
4th Parachute Brigade (United Kingdom) - Formation
... to the 1st Airborne Division with the 1st Parachute Brigade and the 1st Airlanding Brigade ... and 2nd Parachute Brigades and the glider infantry of the 1st Airlanding Brigade ... Field Ambulance, Royal Army Medical Corps, 2nd Airlanding Light Battery Royal Artillery, 2nd (Oban) Airlanding Anti-Tank Battery, Royal Artillery and 4th ...