53rd Welsh

A World War II Living History Group


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The Second World War

 (Below) Fusilier Tom Payne, 11th Platoon, 'B' Company, 6th RWF, 12 August 1944. [IWM]

German prisoners are brought in along a ditch past universal carriers of 6 RWF during fighting between Hertogenbosch and the Maas river, 1 November 1944. [IWM]

 6th Battalion Royal Welch Fusiliers advancing into the Ardennes to head off the Wehrmacht during the Battle of the Bulge. (Note the lether jerkins and heavy great coats as the men had not yet been issued with full winter gear). [IWM]

Fusiliers F G Johnstone and J Kemp of 6 RWF man a trench in the Reichswald, 8 February 1945. [IWM]