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Landing Zone / Drop Zone X

(Netherlands, the - Guelders - Renkum)

On september 17th 1944 this field was in use as a Drop Zone (DZ). On that day 2278 paratroupers of the 1st Parachute Brigade landed here. One day later, it was used as a Landing Zone (LZ) for gliders of a large number of units.

Source

  • Text: Arjan Vrieze
  • Photos: Arjan Vrieze

Address and contactinformation

Address:
Telefoonweg
6871 NJ Renkum
WWII grade:
100%
Rating:
40%

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