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THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN FRANCE, 1939

A 40mm Bofors gun and troops of the 2nd Battalion, Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers disembarking at Cherbourg from the steamer 'Royal Sovereign', 16 September 1939.

THE BRITISH EXPEDITIONARY FORCE IN FRANCE, 1939© IWM (O 2)

THE BRITISH ARMY IN FRANCE 1939

Men of the 2nd Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers disembarking at Cherbourg from the steamer 'Royal Sovereign', 16 September 1939.

THE BRITISH ARMY IN FRANCE 1939© IWM (O 3)

THE BRITISH ARMY IN FRANCE 1939

Men of the 2nd Royal Inniskilling Fusiliers training on a French 25mm SA 34 anti-tank gun, 4 November 1939.

THE BRITISH ARMY IN FRANCE 1939© IWM (O 254)

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