245 Provost Company

245 Provost Company is a W.W.II living history and  historical re-enactment group based in the Midlands (UK) , as a unit, we portray members of the British corps of military police, the dreaded red caps from 1939 – 1945

The original 245 Provost company were the first onto Sword beach on the Normandy invasions on D-Day 6th June 1944, they were part of the 6th Airborne Division and also part of No.6 beach group.  245 Pro.Coy. were also one of the first units into Berlin when it fell.

As a group, we attend many W.W.II events throughout the year all over the midlands and sometimes nationwide.