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Description: "Advance party of 30 A.U. [Assault Unit] welcomed in main square of Granville [in Lower Normandy, France]. First allied troops to arrive."

 

Date: 31st July 1944

 

Our Catalogue Reference: ADM 202/599

 

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Taken on July 31, 1944