The Dieppe Raid, August 1942
Click here 'Canada at War' to go to information related to The Dieppe Raid. You will see information collected under the following headings: Casualties, Assault troops, Numbers, Map, Rationale, The Raid, etc. Details are concise and photos are authentic. You may find the accompanying Video and Photo Gallery very useful and informative.
Thumbnail photographs from the site (photos can be enlarged at the website):
"Treating casualties during rehearsal in England"
"Landing craft taking part, laying smokescreen"
"Captured Canadian troops"
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"The initial waves of assault troops were unopposed" (in Sicily)
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