XXX Corps

Operation Garden was the part of the British XXX Corps under command of lieutenant general Horrocks. The XXX Corps consists of the 43rd Infantry Division with the Dutch Prinses Irene Brigade, the 50th Infantry Division and the Guards Armored Division. There were 50,000 soldiers and 20,000 vehicles that had to go over a small road.
The XXX Corps had to make contact with the 101st US Airborne Division on the first day. On the second day with the 82nd US Airborne Division and finally contact the 1st British Airborne Division on the third day.
The first day the XXX Corps reached only Valkenswaard. They made contact with the 82nd on the third day, but never reached Arnhem because of all the problems and difficulties with the road that was called Hellís Highway.