Operation Eruption (ii)

This was an Allied unrealised plan by Lieutenant General Lewis H. Breretonís Allied 1st Airborne Army to effect the seizure of Kiel and the Kiel Canal in northern Germany with airborne drops by Major General E. L. Bolsís British 6th Airborne Division and Major General James M. Gavinís US 82nd Airborne Division (spring 1945).