The crossing of the Rhine: Operation Plunder and Operation Varsity 20-22 March 2020, Rhine Crossings 75th anniversary,  £599 plus £50 per night single room supplement, where applicable. Places available. Beginning on the night of 23 March 1945, Operation Plunder was the crossing of the River Rhine at Rees, Wesel, and south of the Lippe River by the British Second Army, under Lieutenant-General Miles C. Dempsey (Operations Turnscrew, Widgeon, and Torchlight), and the United States Ninth Army (Operation Flashpoint), under Lieutenant General William H. Simpson. The U.S. XVIII Airborne Corps, consisting…

V Rockets at Nordhausen: Mittelwerk & Kohnstein Mountain, Mittelbau Dora Camp & Buchenwald Concentration Camps 3-5 July 2020, £599 plus £45 per night single room supplement, where applicable. Places available. The name Mittelbau refers to a complex of factories, storage depots, facilities and prisoner camps, some underground, that were used from August, 1943 until April, 1945 to manufacture and test the V-2 rocket near Nordhausen in central Germany following the Allied aerial bombing of Peenemunde. The main V-2 assembly line was located in an underground factory called Mittelwerk…