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Troops waiting to be loaded into Horsa gliders for Operation Market Garden. See more here:

155 mm Long Tom's firing on enemy positions.

Soldiers pay moving tribute to 8 million horses, donkeys, & mules that died during World War I 1915 RAF trainees. Caption from Mark Kwiatkowski- "That photo was taken at Falcon Field, Mesa, Arizona, USA. The mountain in the background on the left is called Red Mountain, and has a very distinctive shape"

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Men of the 6th Airlanding Brigade laugh at the text on their Horsa glider as they prepare to fly out to France.