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D-Day, 6 June 1944

© trustees of the estate of L. A. Wilcox. Photo credit: The Royal Hampshire Regiment Collection

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On D Day, 6th June 1944, the 1st Battalion, Hampshire Regiment led 231 Brigade ashore on Gold Beach as the spearhead of the invasion of Normandy.

2nd Battalion, The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment



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H 71 x W 98 cm

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L.A. Wilcox


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2nd Battalion, The Princess of Wales's Royal Regiment

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