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The Arnhem War Museum is located together just outside Arnhem. The museum focus on the German World War II occupation of Holland from 1940 to 1945. A special focus is on "Operation Market Garden" in 1944, where the allied forces tried to take bridge at Arnhem. This airborne attack is one of the most well-known battles of World War II. Uniforms, weapons, documents and other equipment is a big part of the exhibition.
 
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German World War II light canon displayed at the Arnhem War Museum. In the background a half-tracked German SdKfz 2 "Kettenrad" motorcycle.

German World War II light canon displayed at the Arnhem War Museum. In the background a half-tracked German SdKfz 2 "Kettenrad" motorcycle.
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One of the many World War II uniforms displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.

One of the many World War II uniforms displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.
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A full-size diorama showing a British paratrooper that surrenders during  "Operation Market Garden" displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.

A full-size diorama showing a British paratrooper that surrenders during  "Operation Market Garden" displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.
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A model of the bridge at Arnhem - as it looked after the battles that took places during "Operation Market Garden" - displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.

A model of the bridge at Arnhem - as it looked after the battles that took places during "Operation Market Garden" - displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.
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German army uniforms displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.

German army uniforms displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.
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German weapons displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.

German weapons displayed at the Arnhem War Museum.
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