THE 32ND FUSELIER BATTALION

1945

 

 

SHORT HISTORY

 

The 32nd Fuselier Battalion was raised at Charleroi, Belgium, on April 6 1945.

July 1945, Charleroi, center town.
Line up of the battalion before the parade at the end of the instruction period.
May 1945, Infantry Barracks at Charleroi, Belgium.
One of the companies of the 32nd Fuselier Battalion, commanded by Lieutenant FONTAINE.

 

On July 12 1945 the battalion was assigned to the 21st Army Group.

Summer 1945, Leopoldsburg, military camp.
Elements of the 32nd Fuselier Battalion in front of the barracks.

It performed essentialy guard duties on the lines of communications.

The 32nd Fuselier Battalion was disbanded on March 31 1946.

Commanding officer :
Major SONDERVORST

 

 

FORMATION BADGE

 

A green Saint Michael killing a black dragon, with a white capiltal "V" on the background.
The whole in a scarlet circle with a white border.

Formation badge of the 32nd Fuselier Battalion

 

Soldiers of the 32nd Fuselier Battalion with the Formation Badge on their overcoat.
They also wear the insignia of the 28th Fuselier Brigade on the shoulderstraps.