British 50th Infantry Division

"Northumbrian"

British 50th Infantry Division

"Northumbrian"

British 50th Infantry Division


Date City Region Country
June 6, 1944 Pont-en-Bassin Calvados France
June 9, 1944 Bayeux Calvados France
June 12, 1944 Monceaux-en-Bessin Calvados France
June 20, 1944 Tilly-sur-Seulles Calvados France
Aug. 2, 1944 Aurseulles Calvados France
Aug. 12, 1944 Terres de Druance Calvados France
Aug. 13, 1944 Cl├ęcy Calvados France
Aug. 20, 1944 Vendeuvre Calvados France
Aug. 22, 1944 Sevigny Orne France
Aug. 23, 1944 'L''Aigle' Orne France
Aug. 24, 1944 'L''Aigle' Orne France
Aug. 27, 1944 Pacy-sur-Eure Eure France
Aug. 30, 1944 Gasny Eure France
Sept. 1, 1944 La Houssoye Oise France
Sept. 2, 1944 Arras Pas-de-Calais France
Sept. 5, 1944 Brussels Brussels Belgium
Sept. 6, 1944 Aalst East Flanders Belgium
Sept. 10, 1944 Geel Antwerp Belgium
Sept. 17, 1944 Mol Antwerp Belgium
Sept. 19, 1944 Vessem North Brabant Netherlands
Sept. 24, 1944 Oirschot North Brabant Netherlands
Sept. 25, 1944 Deurne North Brabant Netherlands
Sept. 26, 1944 Heesch North Brabant Netherlands
Oct. 3, 1944 Elst Gelderland Netherlands
Nov. 16, 1944 Nijmegen Gelderland Netherlands

Commanding General:

Feb. 15, 1939: Maj.-Gen. Giffard LQ Martel
Dec. 15, 1940: Maj.-Gen. William H Ramsden
July 15, 1942: Maj.-Gen. John S Nichols
April 15, 1943: Maj.-Gen. Sidney C Kirkman
Jan. 15, 1944: Maj.-Gen. Douglas AH Graham