Today in WW II: 16 Aug 1944 Canadian troops secure Falaise, still 15 miles north of US XV Corps, a gap that permitted large numbers of German troops to escape to the east from the Battle of the Falaise Pocket.   

Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car

1941 photo: Right side view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car
1941 photo: Right side view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car.

1941 photo: Left, front 3/4 view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car
1941 photo: Left, front 3/4 view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car.

1941 photo: Rear view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car
1941 photo: Rear view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car.

1941 photo: Front view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car
1941 photo: Front view of Sedan, Ford Light, 5 passenger 1941 Model 11-A-73 Staff Car.