The D-Day Story Collection


9 Beach Group Daily News

'9 Beach Group Daily News' newspaper No.16, dated 23.6.1944. 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.

Location: In store, can be viewed by appointment


Reference: 1986/7/18