The D-Day Story Collection
9 Beach Group Daily News
'9 Beach Group Daily News' newspaper No.40, dated 17.7.1944. It gives details of how the war is progressing particularly the Landings in Northern France. Part of a collection of '9 Beach Group Daily News' news sheets, which previously belonged to Major William Nichols, who on and after D-Day was the Beach Company Commander on King Red Sector, Gold Beach (Ver-sur-Mer). Beach Group troops were based near the beach and organised the landing and movement inland of troops and supplies.
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