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Airborne Assault Museum
Airborne Assault Museum

Airborne Assault is the Regimental Museum of The Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces and tells the stories of the soldiers who go to war from the air. The Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces played a central role in some of the most dramatic and heroic battles of the Second World War, including the Bruneval Raid, Normandy and the legendary operation to secure the bridge at Arnhem. Airborne Assault traces the history of the Parachute Regiment and Airborne Forces from its inception to the present day, including operations in Afghanistan. Artwork has been collected from the formation of Airborne Forces to the present day.

Airborne Assault Museum

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Airborne Assault Museum

Imperial War Museums Duxford, Duxford, Cambridgeshire CB22 4QR England

01223 839909

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  • 31 March 2020

    It's amazing the level of detail units went to record their own history. Here is a page from 'Parachute Squadron Royal Engineers' book produced at the end of WW2