Airlanding Brigade

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1st Airlanding Brigade (United Kingdom) - Operations - Norway
... 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 ... 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 ...
Hugh Kindersley, 2nd Baron Kindersley - Biography - War Service
... appointed Commanding officer of the 6th Airlanding Brigade ... Kindersley commanded 6 Airlanding Brigade, part of 6th Airborne Division, during the Normandy landings on D Day, 6 June 1944, landing at 03.30 hours with 6 Airborne divisional headquarters ... He was replaced as commanding officer of 6 Airlanding Brigade by Brigadier Edward Flavell ...

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