The Brabant village Oisterwijk and Operation Market Garden
The catholic convent for nuns in Oisterwijk, Also this 2nd convent in Oisterwijk was marked by the Germans with red cross markings on the roof tiles.
The liberators of Oisterwijk
A disabled Sherman tank in the Oisterwijk woods.
Probably the work of a German mine.
The by mortar and artillery fire damaged St. Petrus church.
The bell tower was used as a German observation post and was also occupied by German snipers.
German graffiti was left behind in the bell tower.
It was sadly lost during a large fire in the 90’s.
Infantery of the 7th Seaforth Highlanders in Tilburg during the liberation on 27 October 1944.
Brencarrier from the 7th Seaforth Highlanders in Tilburg during the liberation of this town on 27 October 1944.
Footage of the Scots advancing trough Moergestel and Oisterwijk during 25/26 October 1944 on their way to Tilburg. (comments in Dutch)