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Monument French paratroopers

  • Monument/Memorial
  • Oude-Hoofdvaartsweg, Assen, Drenthe, Netherlands

The commemorative monument for French paratroopers can be found in Assen, Drenthe in the Netherlands. The monument was built in memory of Operation Amherst, the dropping of paratroopers from the 2nd and 3rd regiment SAS on 7 April 1945. Assen was liberated on 13 April 1945.

Monument French paratroopers