21.Panzer-Division Panzergrenadiers of the 21.Panzer-Division, wearing camouflaged "zeltbahn". Normandy, June-July 1944. For the first day of the Allied landings 21.Panzer operated alone. Hampered by enemy air attacks, it managed to find and engage British Paratroop forces at Ranville. The division gave the British a hard fight until it received orders to withdraw. Commons: Bundesarchiv.