Men of No.1 Parachute Platoon, 716th Light Composite Company, passing through Hamminkeln on the 24th March 1945. The same group can be seen here, taken a little earlier travelling in a Universal Carrier. Lieutenant John Roberts writes, "Having left the Carrier, we proceeded on foot towards the rendez-vous - or where we thought it may be, as things had altered from the original plan. Sgt Moxon leads with his Bren gun at the alert. I am number four and just out of the picture." Copyright: IWM BU 2293