AoS Markings – Airborne Formations

Airborne Division – 1944

Two diagrams reflecting slightly differing composition of 1st and 6th Airborne Divisions in 1944.

Arm of Service colours and numbers are correct to the best of my knowledge.

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Sources: 

  • van Meel, R (2013) British Airborne Jeeps 1942-1945: Modifications and Markings
  • Bouchery, J (2012) The British Soldier From D-Day to VE-Day
  • Taylor, D (2011) Warpaint: Colours and Markings of British Army Vehicles 1903-2003 – Vol. 3 
  • Hodges, P & Taylor, M (1994) British Military Markings 1939-45 Second Edition
  • Bellis, M (1992) 21st Army Group Organisation & Markings
  • Hodges, P (1971) British Military Markings 1939-45
  • British 1st Airborne Division Vehicle Markings at Operation Market-Garden – 1944 – ArnhemJim.blogspot.com

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