Ede – Arnhemseweg

Infantry of the 11th Royal Scots Fusiliers, 49th (West Riding) Division, searching houses in Ede in Holland, 17 April 1945.
Then image: Imperial War Museum
© IWM (BU 4217)
Creator: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit, Handford (Lt)
Then image: WW2 Then in Now, Cor Sleutel

 

 

Alphen – Raadhuisstraat

A Sherman tank of the 10th Armoured Cavalry Brigade (1st Polish Armoured Division) passing through the Dutch village of Alphen on the way to Tilburg, late October 1944.
Fascination for me is the building on the right. It looks like a part of the building is removed/sliced off in comparison to the old image.
Then image: Imperial War Museum
Catalogue number: HU 106423
Creator: Press Agency photographer
Now image: WW2 Then in Now, Cor Sleutel

Bergen op Zoom

A Dutch girl converses with the crew of a Sherman tank of the South Alberta Regiment in Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands – 29 October 1944
Then Photo: Pinterest.com
Photo by : H. Gordon Aikman
Now image: WW2 Then in Now, Cor Sleutel

Roosendaal – De kade

Churchill tanks of 34th Tank Brigade cross a temporary bridge in Roosendaal, The Netherlands, 30 October 1944.
Then image: Imperial War Museum
Catalogue number: B 11490
Author: No 5 Army Film & Photographic Unit, Wilkes (Sgt)
Now image: WW2 Then in Now, Cor Sleutel, 22 July 2017