1st Airlanding Brigade Headquarters went into to battle with 69 men, 12 were killed, 2 of them are missing since.
Name: BARLOW, Hilard Nelson
Unit: Second in Command
Next of Kin: Lymington, Hampshire.
Groesbeek Panel: 1
KIA Information: Reported to have been killed by a mortar bomb, together with his Batman at the Utrechtseweg-Onderlangs. Colonel Barlow recieved a direct hit.
(map below 4E)
Years later his damaged cigarette case was found by a civilian in Arnhem
Name: BLATCH, Stuart Leslie
Unit: Signal Officer
Next of Kin: Son of Sir William Bernard Blatch and Lady Blatch, of Gerrard's Cross, Buckinghamshire.
Groesbeek Panel: 2
KIA Information: Killed at 1st Airlanding Brigade HQ, at Sandersweg-Pieterbergseweg, Oosterbeek.
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