Våbensholm drop zone


The parachutes open and slowly descend onto the drop zone where the reception team is waiting.

Intro

The team did not see an aircraft at the drop zone.

The team did not see an aircraft at the drop zone.

30.03.1945

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Bent: Vognmand Eigil Groot

Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet. Telegramkorrespondance, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.

Bad weather. No plane was seen over the drop zone.

02.04.1945

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Bent: Vognmand Eigil Groot

Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet. Telegramkorrespondance, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.

The team was at the drop zone but no plane was seen. The English reported an airdrop of 12 Lion-containers and 2 packages of grenades. The containers were probably found by the Germans.

03.04.1945

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Bent: Vognmand Eigil Groot

Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet. Telegramkorrespondance, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.

No airdrop, as the plane was attacked by German night fighters

14.04.1945

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Bent: Vognmand Eigil Groot

Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet. Telegramkorrespondance, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.

The team was at the drop zone but no aircraft was seen.

20.04.1945

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Bent: Vognmand Eigil Groot

Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet. Telegramkorrespondance, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.

The plane airdropped 12 Fox-containers and 2 packages of grenades and guns. The consignment was later sent to Horsens.

22.04.1945

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Bent: Vognmand Eigil Groot

Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet. Telegramkorrespondance, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.

Region: Jutland - District: 15 Zone nr.: 190 - Zone name: Våbensholm Place in the Military Map: Volume 2 - Page 7 - F2: 500 m syd for "s" i Vaabensholm Sources: Jyske Pladsbog, Anton Toldstrups arkiv, Rigsarkivet.