John Frostbridge- Arnhem in the Netherlands
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member haxepaxe
N 51° 58.499 E 005° 54.704
31U E 699982 N 5762260
Quick Description: John Frostbridge
Location: Gelderland, Netherlands
Date Posted: 8/27/2007 10:42:08 AM
Waymark Code: WM233E
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member trekinldy59
Views: 72

Long Description:
John Frostbrug is since 16 sept. 1978 the name of the trafficbridge over the Nederrijn nearly Arnhem. This bridge is named by Major-General John Dutton (Johnny) Frost, CB, DSO, MC, (December 31, 1912 - May 21, 1993) was a British airborne officer best known for being the leader of the small group of airborne forces that actually got to Arnhem bridge (Operation Market Garden). He was one of the first to join the newly formed Parachute Regiment and served with distinction in many airborne operations until he was injured at Arnhem.
Parking Coordinates:: N 51° 58.548 E 005° 54.671

Date Built: 1/1/1935

Length of Span:
601 metres


www:
http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Frostbrug


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