They became synonymous with death “The Bloody 100th” – Trail 12

Difficult times lay ahead…the ‘Bloody 100th’ became synonymous with death and gained a reflective reputation. Fearsome and dedicated, they took the fight to the deepest parts of Europe.

Winning two Distinguished Unit Citations, the Bloody 100th saw action in the European theatre. With high loses, they fought long and hard.

What is left of their dedication lies beneath agriculture and poultry sheds. Museums, photos and memorabilia now keep those memories alive.

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Thorpe Abbotts Control Tower now a museum to the 100th BG

Thorpe Abbotts Control Tower now a museum to the 100th BG

 

 Trail 12 – Southern Norfolk around Diss (Part 1)

 

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