Irish Brigade

The story of the 38th (Irish) Brigade in the Second World War

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Operation Buckland

The Irish Brigade in action on 19th April 1945

During the night 18/19 April 1945, general activity continued over the whole front. On the extreme right, 1 RIrF moved forward on the east side of the railway and occupied the triangle of ground, bounded by waterways around Casa Biscie. This move secured for the Division a firm right flank beyond the railway. Further west,…

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